... (not verified) - 21 January 2015 - 6:35pm
House Bill 242 undermines Local Control. Please OPPOSE HB 242.
A Public Hearing on House Bill 242 will be held on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 1:00 PM in the Room 207 of the LOB (Legislative Office Building) in Concord.
... (not verified) - 20 January 2015 - 10:38pm
How did Common Core reforms come into every district in New Hampshire without the knowledge or consent of the people's elected representatives in the state legislature or district school boards?
doris - 20 January 2015 - 9:59pm
In April of 2014 the Nashua School Board considered delaying the implementation of the Smarter Balanced Asssessments. However, before they voted, they sought a legal opinion from the City Attorney (attached at the bottom of this page).
In this opinion, the Nashua attorney wrote that by statute, New Hampshire's school boards are required to "comply with the rules and regulations of the state board." RSA186:5.
... (not verified) - 20 January 2015 - 2:41pm
January 20, 2015
Senate Education Committee
SB 101, An Act prohibiting the state from requiring implementation of common core standards.
... (not verified) - 19 January 2015 - 5:03pm
NH Department of Education OBJECTS TO TRANSPARENCY regarding the Right of Parents to Refuse to Allow their Child to Take Statewide Assessments.
There's no penalty when a parent REFUSES, but the Department of Education warns districts NOT to keep parents fully informed that they may REFUSE the statewide assessments!!!
... (not verified) - 19 January 2015 - 2:03pm
A Public Hearing on House Bill 332 will be held on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 1:30 PM in the Room 207 of the LOB (Legislative Office Building) in Concord.
... (not verified) - 19 January 2015 - 10:38am
On Tuesday, Jan. 20th at 09:20 AM LOB (Legislative Office Building) in Concord in Room103 there will be a public hearing on Senate Bill 69 introduced by Sen. David Watters (D) establishing a commission to study SOCIAL IMPACT BOND funding for early childhood education for at-risk students.
... (not verified) - 15 January 2015 - 11:47am
Sen. Kevin Avard has introduced Senate Bill 101 - prohibiting the state from requiring the implementation of Common Core standards.
PLEASE keep emailing the Senate. ALL of them, not just the Committee.
... (not verified) - 15 January 2015 - 2:15am
After months of bullying and intimidating parents, trying to OPT OUT their child from Smarter Balanced Assessments, the NH Commissioner finally acknowledged that parents do, in fact, have RIGHTS.
... (not verified) - 15 January 2015 - 1:26am
A public hearing will be held on Tuesday, February 3rd at 10:30 am in LOB Room 207.
Rep. Ralph Boehm introduced legislation to require districts to obtain WRITTEN CONSENT from parents prior to their child being given a non-academic questionnaire or survey.