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The Idaho Business For Education and HP Inc. have released the results of their “Statewide Study on Education and the Economy.” The study took in feedback from more than 1,800 Idaho teachers, businesses, politicians and school administrators. We hear from Rod Gramer of Idaho Business for Education, Gus Schmelden from HP Inc. and Marcela Escobari from the Brookings Institution.


A recent report from the Brookings Institute found that Boise's growth prosperity may be evening out. We look at the numbers and talk with BoiseDev reporter Don Day about the economic future of the City of Trees.

On The Tuesday, May 28, 2019 Edition Of Idaho Matters

May 24, 2019

  • Governor Little organizes an education task force.
  • The Basque legacy in Idaho.
  • The Challenged Athletes Foundation facilitates participation in sports for athletes with physical challenges.
  • Brookings Institute report concludes Boise's economic growth may be waning.