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Monthly Archives: March 2008

Everyone Is Responsible for Education

We spend a lot of time talking about accountability in education as it applies to students, teachers and schools. Students are required to take a number of standardized tests, schools can be penalized if the test results don’t measure up, and we’re constantly looking at ways to measure teacher performance. We should demand accountability. Idaho [...]

State Senate Bid Announced

State Representative Dean Mortimer (R, Legislative District 32) announced today that he will seek the District 32 Senate seat, currently held by Mel Richardson, who announced his retirement in Boise last week. Mortimer is completing his first term in the House. He currently serves on the Transportation & Defense, Education & Commerce and Human Resources [...]