Reaching Higher NH releases groundbreaking research on student learning in New Hampshire

What are the major factors that influence student learning in New Hampshire? For our youngest learners, it is their family income. But...

What are the major factors that influence student learning in New Hampshire?

To answer this question, Reaching Higher NH set out on a two-year project to explore how family, community, and statewide factors impact...

How do our teachers, classrooms, and other factors influence student learning?

This article is part of our Whole Picture of Public Education project, which uses state and national data to answer the question:...

Harnessing the power of our communities for the benefit of our students

This article is part of our The Whole Picture of Public Education project, which uses state and national data to answer the...

How economic security affects our youngest learners

This article is part of our Whole Picture of Public Education project, which uses state and national data to answer the question:...

Lawmakers reject first payment of federal charter school grant, questioning long term impact

On Friday, December 13, 2019, New Hampshire’s fiscal oversight committee voted 7-3 to reject the first payment of a new $46M federal charter school...

Review of State’s Charter Schools Estimates 1,083 Open Seats in 2018-2019

Reaching Higher NH’s most recent analysis of 20 of the state’s charter schools found that at least 1,083 of the 4,025 seats...

Analysis finds that doubling charter schools in NH could cost state $57 million...

In response to the Joint Legislative Fiscal Committee’s request for more information on charter school funding, Reaching Higher NH conducted a fiscal...

NH lawmakers table federal charter grant, request more information

On Friday, November 8, 2019, the Joint Legislative Fiscal Committee voted 7-3 to table the first portion of the $46 million federal...

Webinar Recording: Charter Schools in New Hampshire

Our Director of Policy and Practice, Liz Canada, will provide an introduction to charter schools in New Hampshire: from how they are...