Office of Governance

The Office of Governance assists the Legislature, school districts, and citizens regarding the laws, rules, and administrative hearings pertaining to education in New Hampshire.

Emergency Rule for Remote Instruction

The State Board of Education has approved an emergency rule allowing school districts to move to remote instruction should normal operations be disrupted.


Legislative Updates

Educator Misconduct

To report physical abuse or any other crime, please contact your local police department.

All reports of misconduct by educators should be made directly to either:

Richard Farrell, Investigator
(603) 271-8372 (office)

Diana Fenton, Attorney
(603) 271-3189 (office)

Appeals and Mediation



Diana Fenton
Office of Governance
(603) 271-3189