Classrooms across the developed world have gone digital, leaving teachers and students connected but ... not. Troy Oppie spoke with Boise teacher Loren Bailey about the challenges of staying in touch with her students and adjusting to teaching her own kids at home after the abrupt end of in-person teaching in March.

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A Boise State chemistry professor has been named the 2015 Idaho Professor of the Year by two national education organizations.

Susan Shadle is among 35 state winners and the 10th Boise State professor to claim the award, which is handed out by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education.