1. Overview


Promoting early education in the Gem State.

Despite heated debates in 2016, Idaho lawmakers increased funding for the state’s K-12 schools. This funding will sponsor better pay for teachers and new literacy programs, among other improvements. Idaho is one of five states that does not fund pre-K, and efforts to create a pilot state pre-K program have so far fallen short. Our members are working to make pre-K a high profile issue in the state house.


September 12, 2016

2016 Citizen-Readiness Index Infographic

New data indicates that too many young adults in the United States are unprepared for the workforce, unqualified for military service, or involved in crime.


Latest News from Idaho

Explore all the organizations of Council for a Strong America