Lawmakers eyeing loan repayment as teacher incentive

(Calif.) In light of a statewide teacher shortage, California legislators are moving forward a plan to resuscitate an abandoned loan repayment program designed to attract new educators to the profession.

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Idaho re-vetting new science standards

(Boise, Idaho) Lawmakers this week, at the request of state education officials, rejected new K-12 science standards following public criticism over the way they were created and brought forward.

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