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Local Teachers riled up over new certification plan, promise of bigger paychecks (New) Teachers riled up over new certification plan, promise of bigger paychecks (Video)
"I think it's a really great way to get teachers to think, 'Oh, we're going to get a raise, finally,’” said Natasha Rush, librarian at Garfield Elementary School in Boise. "The part they're leaving out is that it needs to be funded. Historically, we have not funded education in this state.”
Local ISP documents cite conflict of interest in prison probe ISP documents cite conflict of interest in prison probe
The records were among hundreds of documents obtained through public records requests by a campaign staffer for A.J. Balukoff, a Democrat who is challenging Republican incumbent Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter for the governor's seat