Almost 7,000 NH students have taken advantage of hands-on extended learning opportunities

According to a survey administered by the Department of Education in February, 6,900 students in 62 public high schools have participated in an Extended...

North Country bands together to urge lawmakers to reform school funding system amidst the...

On Friday, March 29, eleven North Country school districts called for “a better way to fund public education” in a joint statement featured in...

How the courts have shaped education funding, and what comes next

In the 1990’s, the Claremont School District challenged the way the state of New Hampshire pays for public school in what are known as...

State Board & DOE working on way forward for Learn Everywhere, including rule changes,...

At its meeting on Thursday, March 14th, the State Board of Education laid out the next steps for the rules authorizing the Learn Everywhere...

Governor’s proposal to merge funds gives some lawmakers pause

As part of his FY 2020-FY 2021 budget proposal to the legislature, Governor Sununu is recommending an organizational change to how education dollars are...

ConVal School District sues state over education funding

The ConVal School District filed a suit yesterday against the State of New Hampshire, claiming that the $3,636 per student in adequate education grants...

Weekly Legislative Update: House passes anti-discrimination bill; has stalemate over school nurse certification; schedules...

This week, the House passed a bill that would prohibit discrimination in private schools that contract with school districts and is holding onto a...

Weekly Legislative Update: House sends key education bills to next phase of the legislative...

The House and Senate committees didn’t meet last week, but the House had a two-day voting marathon on key bills on February 27 and...

House Education recommends an overhaul of the funding formula, bringing back old elements

On February 19, the House Education Committee introduced its proposal to address the way we pay for our public schools. Four funding-related bills were...

Weekly legislative update: House Ed proposes funding formula adjustment and recommends gun-free school zone

This week, the House Education Committee made their proposal for an interim education funding formula and recommended a legislative commission to study a longer-term...