Governor Sununu emphasizes school infrastructure fund, STEM, and school choice in State of the...

In his State of the State address, Governor Sununu outlined his 2018 policy priorities, which included the Public School Infrastructure Fund, STEM, and school...

House considers changes to Manifest Educational Hardship provision

The House Education Committee held a public hearing on January 30, 2018 on HB 1492, a bill that would change the law around Manifest...

State LBA says, “School voucher bill could cost N.H. $36M over 12 years”

The state's nonpartisan Legislative Budget Assistant told a House Finance subcommittee that SB 193, the bill that would create a statewide voucher program, could...

Somersworth School Board Chair wants board to be thinking about how legislation impacts their...

Somersworth School Board Chairman Don Austin added a discussion of SB 193, the statewide voucher bill, to the board's first agenda of the year,...

By the Numbers: Support and Opposition for SB 193 at House Finance

We have received a lot of inquiries about the landscape of support and opposition for SB 193, the statewide voucher bill. With that in...

US DOE approves NH’s state education plan

The United States Department of Education (US DOE) has approved New Hampshire's state plan to comply with the federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)....

School Choice event at Radisson, as board splits on opposition to SB 193

Manchester's Mayor, School Board, and Superintendent opposed the statewide voucher bill, SB 193, in a letter to the House Finance Committee. According to Manchester...

Voucher advocates say SB 193 “is a great start”

Some advocates of SB 193, the statewide voucher bill, are voicing both concerns and optimism about limitations to the program. One supporter called it...

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...