Members and presenters at Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin’s education indoctrination task force Thursday decried Marxist teachings and alleged leftist educational practices in higher education, as they shifted focus to colleges and universities.

Bonneville Joint School District 93 officials are breathing a sigh of relief after months of concern about losing its two regular levies heading into the next school year.

Idaho Falls School District 91 announced Friday that it will hold a special board meeting Monday to discuss ending the district’s mask requirements and potentially updating other COVID-19 policies.

The outcome of next week’s levy elections could settle the budget questions hanging over Bonneville Joint School District 93. Or it could add even more uncertainty for next school year.

A continuing state investigation into Monticello Montessori Public Charter School settled some issues while raising new concerns over reimbursements and the future of its preschool.

BOISE — Members of the Idaho State Board of Education said Thursday they have seen no evidence supporting claims of “indoctrination” in the state’s public school system, despite accusations from conservative state lawmakers.

Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin’s new indoctrination task force is ramping up its search for communist, socialist and social justice-slanted teachings in Idaho public schools, her office announced Wednesday.

Originally published by Moscow-Pullman Daily News on April 20.Some education leaders in Idaho have decried the legislature’s refusal to approve a large chunk of the state’s K-12 budget last week as irresponsible and politically motivated.

A project to build new athletic practice fields for Idaho Falls High School received its first batch of funding from the school district.

The District 91 Education Foundation has opened applications for its annual scholarships, including a new award specifically for Idaho Falls High School seniors.

James Shank has been selected to become the next superintendent of Idaho Falls School District 91, potentially capping a dramatic two weeks of the search process.