New Hampshire ranks 4th in the US for quality public education

The Education Week Research Center ranked New Hampshire fourth in the country in its 2018 Quality Counts report, which examines the role of education in...

Looming questions about voucher bill and its effects on students and districts at House...

On January 16, the House Finance Committee held a public hearing on SB 193, the bill that would create a statewide voucher program. After...

Manchester Teacher: I don’t want my tax dollars going to an organization that can...

Megan Kilar, a Manchester public school teacher, submitted this letter to the Concord Monitor opposing SB 193, the bill that would create a statewide...

Manchester Mayor Pans School Choice Bill, Education Chair Says Cost Minimal

Manchester Mayor Joyce Craig spoke against SB 193 at a House Finance Committee meeting on January 16. Drew Cline, the State Board of Education Chairman...

About half of NH students would qualify for proposed voucher program

According to Representative Glenn Cordelli (Tuftonboro), a House Education Committee member and school choice advocate, about half of New Hampshire students would qualify for...

Concord Monitor: Big problem with SB 193 is that it’s unconstitutional

The Concord Monitor Editorial Board published this editorial on the constitutionality of SB 193, the bill that would create a statewide voucher system: The federal...

Rep. Heath: “As legislators, it is our job to protect and strengthen our state’s...

Representative Mary Heath (Manchester), who serves on the House Education Committee, wrote in Seacoast Online that the Legislature's job should be to strengthen the...

Valley News Editorial Board questions Attorney General’s response to SB 193

The Valley News Editorial Board questioned the nature and timing of the Attorney General's response to SB 193, the bill that would create a...

STEM-based charter school set to open in Windham

The State Board of Education has approved an application to open a STEM-based charter school in Windham, according to the Derry News: Windham Academy Public...

Senate committee approves bill to reorganize Department of Education

The Senate Education Committee unanimously approved the Senate bill that would reorganize the Department of Education and give the Education Commissioner more authority to...