Senate version of voucher bill significantly increases financial impact on local taxpayers

Late last Thursday in the State Legislature, after the House killed SB 193, the statewide voucher bill by sending it to interim study, the...
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Voucher bill brought back by Senate in late night vote

This past week the House voted two times to kill SB 193, the statewide voucher bill, by sending it to interim study. But late...

Senate votes to send bill to expand tax credit scholarship program to Finance

The Senate voted to send a bill that would expand New Hampshire's Education Tax Credit Scholarship Program to the Finance Committee on April 26...
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Embracing learning that allows students to craft individual pathways to success

In a letter to the Union Leader, Education Commissioner Frank Edelblut highlighted the programs that allow students to pursue their own passions and pathways,...
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School funding lawsuit “urgently needed,” says Claremont attorney

Attorney John Tobin, one of the lawyers who argued the landmark Claremont case, is urging others to join in a school funding lawsuit. That...
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Education Chairman “not optimistic” about future of statewide voucher bill

The House Finance subcommittee has voted to keep studying SB 193, the statewide voucher bill, in a recent 7-1 vote. According to the Union...

On NAEP scores, “proficient” does not mean performing at grade level

The recently released NAEP scores, which measure student performance in terms like "basic," "proficient," and "advanced," do not indicate whether or not students are...

Subcommittee recommends further study on voucher bill

The House Finance subcommittee that has been working on SB 193, the statewide voucher bill, since January voted 7-1 to refer the bill for...

Parental engagement & personalized learning can help bridge achievement gap between rich & poor...

According to an analysis by the New Hampshire Department of Education, school districts that spend the most money per pupil typically get the best...

Tax credit expansion bill for private & home school scholarships moves through Senate

The Senate Education Committee held a hearing on HB 1686, a bill that would allow individuals to receive a tax credit for donations to...