A newly published report, Idaho at Risk, was co-authored by COBE graduate Lauren Butler. Lauren graduated with a bachelor of arts in economics with a quantitative emphasis in spring 2018. She was hired by ECONorthwest, the largest economic consulting company in the Pacific Northwest, as a research analyst in summer 2018. In fall 2017, Lauren was honored as a COBE Signature Student by the Department of Economics.
The J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation issued Idaho at Risk report to Idaho’s legislative leaders and education stakeholders. The report lays out the reality of Idaho’s education system and economic future and provides six considerations to help create a clear, statewide education strategy and accountability framework.
View Idaho at Risk here.