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2012 General Election Ballot Guide: Idaho

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Statewide Measures

  • ( + ) Proposition 1, which is opposed by the Idaho teachers union, would uphold an education reform law that curbed collective bargaining and removed tenure for some teachers. The recently enacted law could save Idaho taxpayers money, increase teacher accountability, and improve education outcomes.
  • ( + ) Proposition 2, which is opposed by the Idaho teachers union, would uphold a law that instituted “pay for performance” standards for teachers. These recently adopted standards provide financial incentives to teachers for better academic achievements and for taking leadership roles in schools.
  • ( + ) Proposition 3 would uphold an educational reform law that incorpo- rates more digital and online learning in Idaho classrooms and increases transparency in the public