State schools Superintendent Sherri Ybarra and Wilder School District Superintendent Jeff Dillon, who is running against Ybarra in 2018, appeared together at the Idaho School Boards Association’s annual convention in Coeur d’Alene last week, and Idaho EdNews reports that the two faced off in a 90-minute Q-and-A debate. Among the questions was one about school vouchers; both Republicans came out strongly against them. EdNews reporter Jennifer Swindell reports that when the two were asked, “Should the state support school vouchers (or tax credits)?” Ybarra responded, “No, no, no, no, no. I’m supportive of school choice but I cannot support vouchers.” And Dillon responded, “Homeschoolers I’ve talked to are not in favor of vouchers because they don’t...
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Ybarra and challenger Dillon both oppose school vouchers; Ybarra says 'No, no, no, no, no'