$9.8 million from the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Foundation
For developing professional-technical academies, $9.8 million to four Idaho organizations representing 30 school districts in the state. The Albertson Foundation awarded three-year grants to three of the organizations, including $4.8 million to the Advanced Regional Technical Coalition, $2.5 million to the Canyon Owyhee School Service Agency, and $1.8 million to the Cassia Regional Technical Center. The foundation also awarded a one-year $729,500 grant to the Riverbend school.
$75,000 in cash and software from Microsoft Corp.
For bringing computer equipment to classrooms, 100 recycled computers plus $75,000 in