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The NHDOE is committed to helping students, parents, and educators (including teachers, principals, superintendents, and school communities) meet the educational needs of each student. This site provides a wealth of data and information about the NHDOE's programs, services, and initiatives at the fingertips of every citizen.

Race to Succeed Challenge

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Smarter Balanced Assessment Portal



July 29, 2015
The New Hampshire Afterschool Network, in collaborations with the NH Department of Education and Plymouth State University, was awarded a data grant from the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) to expand its research on 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) program outcomes.

July 10, 2015
Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) Recipients Announced

July 1, 2015
NH Highlighted in ASCD White Paper for Performance Assessment for Competency Education (PACE) Pilot

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New Hampshire has earned the “meets requirement” determination based on the Federal Special Education Rating System. This is the fifth consecutive year that New Hampshire has achieved the highest state determination from the Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP).

The New Hampshire Department of Education has received approval from the US Department of Education to run a two-year pilot for accountability, entitled Performance Assessment for Competency Education (PACE). The NH Department of Education invites interested school districts to apply for pilot year two.

New Hampshire Deputy Commissioner of Education Paul Leather testified at the Health, Education, Labor & Pension (HELP) Committee Hearing on Fixing No Child Left Behind: Testing and Accountability)

New Hampshire: Our Story of Transformation - This publication represents our state’s story—one of the successes and struggles to transform an entire education system from the bottom up rather than the top down-to promote ownership and nurture real and lasting change.

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