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...

Positive thinking, patience, and piles of paperwork: New teachers describe a first year like...

The first year of teaching can be a wild ride under the best of circumstances, never mind in the middle of a historic pandemic....

For Teacher Appreciation Week, some highlights from the past year

Over the past year, many teachers have taken the time to share their stories with us. In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, here are...

PODCAST: Test Day

In this month's podcast, we talk with Scott Marion, director of the Center for Assessment in Dover, about assessments, their value and limitations, and...

Paving new pathways

Changes and challenges lie ahead for college and career readiness Part Two of a Two-Part Series To guide students onto viable career pathways, an increasing number...

Choosing their own adventures

With more options than ever and new challenges ahead, students need clear, personalized guidance as they explore career pathways Part One of a Two-Part Series Veteran...

School: Whose bright idea was it, anyway? Check out our new history in comics

Not so long ago, school was one of the most predictable aspects of life -- like dad jokes and those baby carrots that always...

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...

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...