Stories tagged: Online education
UPDATED: Tue., May 30, 2017, 6:39 a.m.
Doug Clark: Online education program lets a cowgirl be a cowgirl
This tale is as much about the modern cyber age we live in. Because of that, public school can be tailor-made for even online cowgirls like Evelyn Picking.
Fri., Feb. 19, 2016, 12:45 p.m.
U. of Idaho gets OK for online offerings; Idaho schools get bullying rules
The University of Idaho’s efforts to increase its online offerings took a step forward Thursday, when the Idaho State Board of Education approved two degree programs while meeting in Boise.
Wed., Aug. 1, 2012
Shawn Vestal: Education fails when schools profit
Our mania for measurement in the schools – for testing, for databases, for assessment – has produced more arguments than answers. But we’ve gotten a very clear picture of one …
Fri., Nov. 4, 2011
Idaho to require two online classes
BOISE – Despite mostly negative public comment, Idaho’s state Board of Education voted unanimously Thursday to approve a new rule requiring every Idaho student to take two online classes to …
Tue., July 27, 2010
More students turn to Internet as institutions boost offerings
Full-time work and a family prevented Thom Hecker from going back to college. But when the 41-year-old Spokane resident found out he could obtain a business management degree by taking …