Tag: Teachers

2021 Legislative Update: Week 13

EDUCATION New Legislation: House Bill 377 would protect free speech and prohibit K-12 teachers and professors of higher education institutions from requiring students to adopt a position on any issue personally. It promotes non-discriminatory practices in the classroom and allows for funds to be retracted from a school if there is a violation of this…

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House Passes Non-Traditional Preparation Program for Teachers

On February 5, 2019, State Representative Lance Clow (R-Twin Falls) introduced House Bill 93 (H0093). The stated purpose of this legislation is to “allow school districts and charter schools to enter into agreements with non-traditional teacher preparation programs to help recruit, select, train and retain teachers for hard to fill positions.” Allowing non-traditional teacher preparation…

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