Skyview High School teacher Al Stout brings an impressive background to his job: 25 years as an educator, including the past 18 years at Skyview, as well as being an AP English Literature consultant for The College Board and a Boise State Writing Project fellow in 2007. What does he think of the Idaho Core Standards? As he writes in this op-ed for The Idaho Statesman: “The Common Core is the most sensible and logical approach to educational policy I’ve seen in my 25 years of teaching.”
Read more about why he’s such a strong backer of the Idaho Core Standards here.
Mike Lanza as author – co-founder of Idaho Parents and Teachers Together, a member organization of this coalition.