"Blended learning" fuses technology and traditional classroom instruction to put students at the center...

When used correctly, technology can compliment classroom instruction in a way that helps students take control of their learning under the guidance of their teacher....

Pittsfield Middle High School "keeping students at the center" of learning

When Pittsfield Middle High School, a combination middle-high school just north of Concord, decided to pursue a student-centered learning model in 2008, they discovered...

PACE: proving individualized assessments are just as good as standardized tests at comparing district...

States like New Hampshire that are incorporating competency-based education into their classrooms may wonder: how do we move from the traditional standardized test to...

Competency Based Education: Transforming learning from a time-based to a learning-based model

At its core, competency based education (CBE) is a model that transforms learning from a structured, one-size-fits-all teaching model to a personalized, flexible learning...

The 6 Competencies of Deeper Learning

Deeper learning gives students the tools to master academic content and apply the skills and knowledge to real-world situations. Moving from common standardized exams...

Introducing Reaching Higher NH

Reaching Higher NH is a new nonprofit organization, soon to be launched publicly, to support our public schools and high standards that give ALL...

Become a Parent Advocate Leader – a PAL of New Hampshire public schools

Reaching Higher NH joins parents in working to ensure that your children are equipped to be successful, with bright futures. Part of the Reaching Higher mission is...

Concord Monitor: New Hampshire failing students with inadequate education funding

The Concord Monitor questions whether $4,200/year is enough to provide even an "adequate" education.

‘Thank God for New Hampshire’ – EdWeek about the PACE locally managed assessment...

Here is New Hampshire, it's easy to lose perspective on how important the PACE pilot program is.  Years in preparation, it is the nation's first step...

Manchester Board of School Committee votes to adopt statewide test – Union Leader

Sarah Ambrogi and other key board members understood that there was really no choice in the end.  Here is how the Union leader reported...