Join us on Thursday, April 15, for a closer look at the state budget

The budget for the coming biennium has been passed by the House and is now headed to the Senate. Learn how the budget and...

New Hampshire Supreme Court sends ConVal school funding lawsuit back to lower court for...

The New Hampshire Supreme Court issued a ruling on the ConVal lawsuit on Tuesday, March 23, ordering the case back to the Cheshire County...

Make your voice heard: Public hearing on state budget scheduled for next week

Lawmakers who are crafting the state budget for the next biennium are seeking public input next week.  The full House Finance Committee will have a...

Governor’s proposed budget defunds STEM scholarships, which have fueled rapid growth in dual enrollment

The Governor’s Dual and Concurrent Enrollment STEM Scholarship Program, which has promoted substantial growth in STEM courses across New Hampshire’s high schools, has been...

‘You do what you’ve got to do.’ As budgets and funding bills unfold, a...

It’s a dramatic budget season in New Hampshire. Communities are deliberating over school district budgets stretched paper thin. Legislators are hashing out bills that...

PODCAST: On Our Own: A top-notch school district feels the funding pinch

In this special podcast, Reaching Higher intern and Hopkinton native Henry Lavoie goes in search of answers to why Hopkinton's school budget failed last...

WEBINAR: HB 20: A Primer on the Statewide Voucher Bill

New Hampshire lawmakers have introduced a bill that would create the most expansive school voucher program in the country. This webinar, presented by the...

‘We think we can get there, but not without a lot of pain’: Heading...

In the early days of the pandemic, as bad news piled on top of bad news, one announcement brought a wave of relief and...

Reaching Higher offers two new resources for students

If you're a student, you feel the impact of education policy decisions more directly than anyone, but you may not always feel like you...

Loss of $89 million in state funding could mean budgetary collapse for NH schools

New Hampshire public schools will face an $89 million loss in state funding in 2022 without further action from lawmakers, according to documents from...