State Board member: Voucher bill, SB 193, part of a larger...

In a letter to the Portsmouth Herald, State Board of Education member Bill Duncan rallied against the universal voucher bill up for a vote today...

Governor Sununu replaces Chairman Tom Raffio on State Board of Education

The Associated Press reported that Governor Chris Sununu has replaced State Board of Education chairman Tom Raffio this week. Raffio has served on the State...

Senate Finance removes full-day kindergarten funding from budget, increases charter funding...

The Senate Finance Committee voted 4-2 to remove full-day kindergarten funding from the budget on Wednesday, according to the Concord Monitor. In addition, the...

State Board affirms support for state standards, but DOE will proceed...

Following up on what has been several months of public comment and debate, the State Board of Education will not be opening a formal...

BREAKING NEWS: Draft amendment proposes to increase power and authority of...

At yesterday’s (4/11/17) Senate Education committee meeting, Senator Reagan (R-District 17), introduced a draft amendment that proposes to substantially increase the authority and power of...

Educator offers six reasons “to speak out immediately and loudly against...

In a column for the Concord Monitor, educator Joe Onosko offered six reasons why New Hampshire should reject the voucher program created by SB...

State Board reverses local school board decision to award hardship case

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The State Board of Education overturned a school board's decision to allow a student who moved to Litchfield following her father's death to continue...

How taxes rise while enrollment drops in N.H. school districts like...

The Concord Monitor reported on a pattern that's happening in many districts across New Hampshire--rising costs for education, despite declining enrollments.  Part of it, said...

Concord Monitor: Advocates say special ed rights lost in school choice...

The Concord Monitor highlighted Reaching Higher NH's new analysis on the statewide voucher bill's impact on students with disabilities, underscoring the potential impacts to...

Voucher bill creates segregated education system, says House Ed member

Representative Mel Myler (Contoocook), a member of the House Education Committee, urged New Hampshire residents to reject SB 193, the statewide voucher bill, in...