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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.

Elizabeth Lichtenberg, 2015 NH Teacher of the Year

The Pittsfield School Board is one of six regional nominees for the Larry O'Toole Award, given by the Nellie Mae Education Foundation for a person or persons working to promote student centered learning practices in education.  
Voting is now open online for the O’Toole Award:
Winner Receives A $100,000 Grant!



September 16, 2014
Elizabeth Lichtenberg Named 2015 New Hampshire Teacher of The Year

July 22, 2014
New Hampshire Geographic Alliance (NHGA), NH Educational Geographic Information Systems (NHEdGIS) and the NH Department of Education (NHDOE) received a Special Achievement Award for Exceptional Application of Geospatial Technology

July 17, 2014
Department of Education’s Statement on the Release of New Hampshire’s Special Education Determination Letters

June 26, 2014
Communities, Educators in Six Regions Join Effort to Develop “Breakthrough” Schools

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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.

The What's So Cool About Manufacturing? Video Contest is aimed at introducing middle school students to advanced manufacturing. The video contest partners participating schools with a local manufacturer to produce a video that explores career opportunities in manufacturing.)

Franklin Pierce University Pilots New Accreditation Rules and Process for NH

Three New Hampshire High Schools Make Newsweek Top 500 (Groveton - 90, Oyster River - 110, and Campbell - 142)

Newspapers serving New Hampshire schools have joined the state Supreme Court and Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications to present an essay contest for students in grades 5-8 and 9-12.

Article by Joey Lee, 2014 NH Teacher of the Year

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