NH seeking $37 million in federal K-12 education relief

The NH Department of Education is seeking $37 million in coronavirus-related federal relief for the state’s K-12 schools as part of the CARES Act...

School funding commission meeting postponed until Monday, May 4

The Commission to Study School Funding’s meeting, which was originally scheduled for Monday, April 27, has been postponed until May 4. The information for...

School funding commission scheduled to meet on April 27

The Commission to Study School Funding, a 16-member commission that is reexamining the way New Hampshire funds its public schools, will meet remotely via...

Commission begins reexamining public school funding

The Commission to Study School Funding, a group of six lawmakers and ten members of the public, had their third meeting of the year...

Analysis finds that doubling charter schools in NH could cost state $57 million...

In response to the Joint Legislative Fiscal Committee’s request for more information on charter school funding, Reaching Higher NH conducted a fiscal impact analysis...

Lawmakers send budget to Governor with a $138 million boost in school funding

Lawmakers have passed a state budget proposal this afternoon, which is set to be sent to the Governor for his signature. The proposal, which...

As school starts across the state, some NH communities face sharp cuts in state...

Schools across the state will start their school year facing a cut of $1.06 million in total state aid. However, when we look deeper,...

Lawmakers send budget proposal and temporary spending bill to Governor’s desk

On Thursday, June 27, the House and Senate passed a budget proposal that would lay out state spending over the next two years. The...

Analysis: Budget veto would disproportionately affect vulnerable communities

On Thursday, June 27, lawmakers will vote on a budget proposal that will then go to Governor Sununu’s desk. The proposal includes an additional...
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Informal Education Series: On the Verge of Collapse

This is the first installment of our new "Informal Education" series, which will explore education through the eyes of real people. In this article,...