Executive Council unanimously confirms Cline to Board of Education

Confirmed by a unanimous vote, former Union Leader editorial page editor Drew Cline was appointed to the New Hampshire Board of Education yesterday and immediately selected by Governor Sununu to serve as Chair. Executive Councilor Chris Pappas said, “He pledged to bring balance and be a check and balance on the Department of Education and the commissioner if need be.”

Understood features webinars on school vouchers, working with IEP teams, and more

Understood, a national organization dedicated to helping children with learning and attention issues and their families, is hosting several free webinars through August. All...

On full day kindergarten: “Not every good thing must be provided by government”

The lead editorial in today's Union Leader said, The Senate Finance Committee will hold public hearings this week on the state’s two-year budget...... Sens. David Watters...

“It’s a pregnant moment for state education policy” | NHPR

We missed this report last week but it's worth catching up with Josh Rogers' review Senate and House Education Committee decisions last Tuesday: It’s a...

In letter to Senate Finance Committee, local leaders voice concerns about school voucher bill

The following letter, signed by 15 mayors and school board chairs, was sent to the Senate Finance Committee this week, prior to its public...

Will school funding reform succeed this time?

Members of the School Funding Commission are confident that their work will go further than past attempts to address school funding inequities. Nevertheless, the...

Granite Staters make it clear: No school vouchers for NH

The public came out in force to speak out against Senate Bill (SB) 130, the statewide voucher bill, in back-to-back public hearings on the...

The most expansive voucher program in the country released as top priority in NH...

A new bill that would create the country’s first nearly universal voucher program has been introduced as the top priority for lawmakers in the...

Public hearing for HB 20, statewide voucher bill, scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 2, at...

A public hearing for HB 20, the statewide voucher bill, is scheduled for Tuesday, February 2 at 1:15 p.m. via Zoom. Members of the...

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...