Competency Based Education: Transforming learning from a time-based to a learning-based model

At its core, competency based education (CBE) is a model that transforms learning from a structured, one-size-fits-all teaching model to a personalized, flexible learning...

The 6 Competencies of Deeper Learning

Deeper learning gives students the tools to master academic content and apply the skills and knowledge to real-world situations. Moving from common standardized exams...

Introducing Reaching Higher NH

Reaching Higher NH is a new nonprofit organization, soon to be launched publicly, to support our public schools and high standards that give ALL...

Become a Parent Advocate Leader – a PAL of New Hampshire public schools

Reaching Higher NH joins parents in working to ensure that your children are equipped to be successful, with bright futures. Part of the Reaching Higher mission is...

Concord Monitor: New Hampshire failing students with inadequate education funding

The Concord Monitor questions whether $4,200/year is enough to provide even an "adequate" education.

‘Thank God for New Hampshire’ – EdWeek about the PACE locally managed assessment...

Here is New Hampshire, it's easy to lose perspective on how important the PACE pilot program is.  Years in preparation, it is the nation's first step...

Manchester Board of School Committee votes to adopt statewide test – Union Leader

Sarah Ambrogi and other key board members understood that there was really no choice in the end.  Here is how the Union leader reported...

Newfound Regional High School, “working to provide a personalized, competency-based education for every...

In 2005, New Hampshire became the first state to begin the move toward competency based education instead merely counting the number of courses in...

Rochester teachers Melissa Cunliffe and Sara Cantrell talk about competency based learning and New...

As one of New Hampshire's four PACE school districts, Rochester is ground zero for working out the future New Hampshire public education, giving children...

Pittsfield featured in Atlantic article, "What Happens When Students Control Their Own Education?"

Here's a good introduction to a topic we will be talking about a lot - how schools in New Hampshire and other states are...