April 24, 2022
Education is a hot topic in Idaho. Unfortunately, a lot of what you see on social media consists of wild statements and partisan arguments that lack substance.
There is, however, a place where you can listen to thoughtful discussions on the current state and future of education in Idaho. These are the Idaho Speaks podcasts.
The interviewers of Idaho Speaks talk to candidates for Idaho Superintendent of Public Instruction and other education leaders regarding current practice and policy ideas. Listening to these interviews can help cut through the rhetoric and sound bites and help you gain a clearer understanding of the issues surrounding education.
Here are links to a baker’s dozen education related interviews done over the last few months by the interviewers of Idaho Speaks: