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School Internet: Former contractor staffer on Otter’s campaign

Gov. Butch Otter’s campaign finance director is a former Education Networks of America staffer who left the company in September. Martin Bilbao had worked for the Nashville, Tenn.-based company as its Idaho account services manager. Last summer, when ENA submitted

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K12: Talk of hiring Idaho’s Luna ‘just ridiculous speculation’

Sen. Branden Durst’s claim that Idaho Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Luna is scheming to get a job with the nation’s largest provider of online primary and secondary education prompted push back from the company Wednesday. “I read that a

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More about the WiFi contract: Politics, timetables, costs, etc.

The Education Department delivered a 410-page data dump Friday: the release of its high school WiFi contract, its request for proposals; and Education Networks of America’s winning bid. The ENA’s successful, 308-page bid repeatedly touted its work on the Idaho Education Network

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