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: 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...

NH DOE’s newest state partner requires “unambiguous consent” to students’ online data, raising questions...

Privacy Disclosure: In this article, we link to the Modern States website; by visiting that website, your personal information may be collected, used, retained,...

District leaders, educators express funding frustrations to Education Committee

Educators and school officials addressed the Joint Legislative Education Committee on Wednesday, October 7, sharing success stories related to school openings while also describing...

NH Education Roundup, Sept. 11, 2020

In this issue of Reaching Higher NH's Education News Brief: The Commission to Study School Funding gets a first look at a draft research...

Rising to the challenge: NH’s largest school district reflects on remote learning

In March, when Gov. Sununu issued his first emergency order shutting down in-person schooling, Manchester educators, like everyone else, hoped that life would return...

Governor Sununu announces $1.5 million in federal funding to K-12 private, religious, & home...

On Tuesday, July 28, Governor Chris Sununu announced that he will earmark $1.5 million in federal CARES Act funding to organizations that distribute scholarships...

Analysis finds CARES Act would provide estimated $213 per student for costs related to...

Last week, the state issued guidelines on how schools might reopen in the fall amid the national coronavirus pandemic. The recommendations left decisions on...

Lessons Learned: Assessing the successes and challenges of remote learning and preparing for the...

It was an almost unthinkable reality. Signs outside of schools read “No school or events until further notice.” Yellow tape encircled deserted school playgrounds....