PODCAST: Ready, Set, Graduate

What do today’s graduates need in order to succeed and thrive? One school district is taking a hard look at itself to answer that...

WEBINAR: Education in the State Budget

This webinar, presented on Monday, June 3, 2021, examines the Senate's finalized version of the state budget, which includes a sweeping and highly controversial...

The Next Stage: We caught up with eight students from one high school music...

Part Two of a Two-Part Series The music room at Merrimack Valley High School looms large in the memory of students who found themselves there...

Follow your dreams (but please come back): Why young people leave the Granite State...

Part One of a Two-Part Series “Pathways” has become a buzzword of late in the world of education. Increasingly, educators and policy makers are...

‘Gift to the Class of 2021’ provides free community college classes to all graduating...

Every student graduating from high school this year will be eligible for one free community college course, thanks to a partnership between the New...

Citizen Town Hall on Education Funding: White Mountains Regional School District

Reaching Higher will hold a Citizen Town Hall on Education Funding for the White Mountains Regional School District community on Monday, May 10, from...

District-by-District Analysis of SB 130, the Statewide Voucher Bill, and Implications for Local Property...

The New Hampshire Senate recently passed SB 130, a statewide voucher bill that creates “Education Freedom Accounts” for low- and moderate-income families. Immediately after...

PODCAST: Pandemic Reflections

In the latest episode of "School Talk," the Reaching Higher staff discuss our own families' experiences with a year of pandemic learning. https://open.spotify.com/episode/4hJFMSVNA07b9EWzEJgzGn?si=s8svQA8JRCmbH9QefhRYxQ TRANSCRIPT I’m Sarah...

‘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...