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Governor Sununu’s budget draws praise, raises questions about the future of education Governor Sununu’s budget draws praise, raises questions about the future of education

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For Parents Governor Sununu’s budget draws praise, raises questions about the future of education

Governor Sununu’s budget draws praise, raises questions about the future of education

First-term Governor Chris Sununu delivered his budget address last week, highlighting top issues like the opiod crisis and infrastructure needs. One topic that drew a lot of attention was his education priorities. These fell in three main categories: funding for full-day kindergarten, school building aid, and charter school funding. We’ll […]

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Souhegan students recognized as strong, resilient, and a “model for others”

Souhegan High School students Laurel Auth and Katherine McCann were honored at a reception by the State Council for Youths with Chronic Conditions earlier this month, according to The Amherst Patch. 

For Business Basics and Beyond: NH business community supports Next Generation Education!

Basics and Beyond: NH business community supports Next Generation Education!

New Hampshire schools are committed to educating students for the next generation, where the basics are fused with 21st century skills that students need to succeed. Where today’s English classes build students’ communication skills to shape tomorrow’s leaders.  Where today’s Math classes include real-world applications to train tomorrow’s problem solvers. […]

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Dr. Ladd in Union Leader: Sununu budget a good start for NH schools

Dr. Carl Ladd, Executive Director and Treasurer of the New Hampshire School Administrator’s Association, submitted this letter to the Union Leader:

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NH Science Teachers’ Association Spring Meeting: April 1 at Pinkerton Academy

NH Science Teachers’ Association Spring Meeting: April 1 at Pinkerton Academy

The New Hampshire Science Teachers’ Association is hosting their annual Spring Conference on Saturday, April 1 at Pinkerton Academy. The Early Bird registration deadline for this event is March 1!

UL: Targeting kindergarten: Sununu offers sound compromise

UL: Targeting kindergarten: Sununu offers sound compromise

The Union Leader Editorial Board ran an oped about Governor Sununu’s proposal to target funding for full-day kindergarten programs. Read the full text:

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Dr. Ladd in Union Leader: Sununu budget a good start for NH schools

Dr. Carl Ladd, Executive Director and Treasurer of the New Hampshire School Administrator’s Association, submitted this letter to the Union Leader:

Executive Council confirms Frank Edelblut as Education Commissioner, SBOE issues letter regarding nomination

Executive Council confirms Frank Edelblut as Education Commissioner, SBOE issues letter regarding nomination

The Executive Council confirmed former State Rep. and businessman Frank Edelblut as Commissioner of the Department of Education. The Council confirmed Governor Sununu’s nominee in a 3-2 party-line vote.

New Hampshire responds to Commissioner Edelblut’s confirmation

New Hampshire responds to Commissioner Edelblut’s confirmation

The Executive Council confirmed former State Rep and businessman Frank Edelblut’s nomination as the Commissioner of the Department of Education yesterday. Here are some reactions in the Granite State:

Gov Sununu prioritizes full day kindergarten in budget; Senators still vie for full adequacy funding

Gov Sununu prioritizes full day kindergarten in budget; Senators still vie for full adequacy funding

In Governor Chris Sununu’s budget address on Thursday, full-day kindergarten funding was front and center. Senator Watters (Dover) believes his bill, SB 191, would address the Governor’s campaign promises, reported Seacoast Online. 

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Foster’s Daily Dem: School building aid is part of state’s obligation to a quality public education

The Foster’s Daily Democrat Editorial Board urged legislators to lift the moratorium on school building aid, citing the growing number of schools in dire need of repair and upgrades. The program, implemented in the 1950’s, has been frozen for almost a decade, forcing towns to either raise all of the funds […]

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Letter: Edelblut well qualified to lead Dept. of Education

New Hampshire resident and radio personality Jeff Chidester submitted the following letter to Seacoast Online about former State Rep Frank Edelblut’s nomination as Commissioner of Education:

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Letter: Council should vote against Mr. Edelblut

Wilton resident Ron Brown submitted the following letter to the Nashua Telegraph regarding Mr. Edelblut’s nomination as Education Commissioner: 

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Keene resident: Edelblut nomination is not nonpartisan, just bad

Keene resident Nicole Demarest submitted a letter to the Keene Sentinel about former State Rep Frank Edelblut’s nomination as Commissioner of Education. Here’s the letter: