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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!

UNH awarded $200k to train and support K-3 math teachers in NH

UNH awarded $200k to train and support K-3 math teachers in NH

National network 100Kin10 awarded a $200,000 grant to the University of New Hampshire to promote excellence in STEM education in the early elementary school years, according to a press release in UNH Today. The project will include online coursework, a yearly summit, and on-site coaching for kindergarten through third grade math […]

Mark Shriver: Working together toward full-day kindergarten

Mark Shriver: Working together toward full-day kindergarten

Save the Children Action Network’s president, Mark Shriver, supported Governor Sununu’s commitment to funding full-day kindergarten programs in a letter to the Union Leader:

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:

Nashua Telegraph: Civics not a bad idea for NH

Nashua Telegraph: Civics not a bad idea for NH

The Nashua Telegraph ran an editorial supporting SB 45, which requires all high school students take a course in civics as a requirement for graduation. Here’s the full text:

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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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.