No cost savings found in expanding school day and shortening school week to four days, according to a study by the Rural Opportunities Consortium of Idaho.
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July 27, 2015
July 23, 2015
Researchers found that school districts in Idaho may incur more costs after switching to a four-day week.
July 06, 2015
In three states that released preliminary common-core test scores in July, high school students failed to meet predictions for math proficiency. Did experts warn us this was coming?
July 02, 2015
The state released proficiency rates on the English/language arts and math exams for grades 3-8 and 11, as well as what the state had projected would be the results.
April 01, 2015
A state review blames Idaho's failure to implement Schoolnet on mismanagement and problems with the $61 million learning management system.
March 31, 2015
A new state report uncovers serious functionality and management issues in implementing Pearson's learning management system, Schoolnet, in Idaho.
March 23, 2015
In the wake of a judge's ruling that voided the state's contract with broadband providers, Idaho Department of Administration Director Teresa Luna resigns.
March 09, 2015
Idaho lawmakers allocated new money for school broadband access, ensuring districts have continued Internet access following a court ruling last year which voided the statewide broadband contract.
February 13, 2015
A judge Wednesday reaffirmed his November ruling that the state's $60 million broadband contract had been awarded illegally.
May 21, 2014
The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools has released its annual report, detailing its charter success stories at the federal and state levels.