Devaluing Education…

My dad never went to college. He graduated from high school in 1930 when unemployment rates were on the way to 15% and eventually reached...

Devaluing Education…

My dad never went to college. He graduated from high school in 1930 when unemployment rates were on the way to 15% and eventually reached...

America’s Great Problems

In other words – short. Very short. For a few moments earlier this fall we were consumed by the news of a humanitarian crisis and...

What Next

Idaho’s Battle Over Education Reform There was never a real chance that supporters of a recall of Idaho’s Superintendent of Public...

Education Reform?

New statewide opinion research finds Idahoans distinctly unsure that the educational reform efforts that dominated the state legislative...

Failing at Politics and Policy

Expelled from Politics On Tuesday, the Idaho House approved the most political piece of State Superintendent Tom Luna’s “education...

Bashing Teachers

Like most everyone, I suspect, I had a favorite teacher growing up. (Actually, I had a hopeless crush on my high school chemistry...

A Race for Idaho Governor – Part II

As the New Year unfolds, Idaho voters may experience something they haven’t often witnessed lately – an interesting gubernatorial...

A Race for Governor in Idaho

Since 1994, the Idaho Democratic Party has been living the truth of the old saying about insanity. The definition of insanity, it is...