Category Archives: Education

The Cost Per Pupil for Every School District In New Hampshire

Once you know how much it costs to teach one child for one year in your district, you should start asking why. The New Hampshire Department of Education has released a document listing the cost per pupil for public school … Continue reading

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Tracing the Origins of Today’s Education

This actually is about the children. The following excerpt from the Congressional Record neatly summarizes and exposes the origins and intents of OBE, STW, and Goals 2000. Mr. Speaker, no one doubts that education is a vital importance to our … Continue reading

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Sen. Pres. Chuck Morse and UNH Pres. Mark Huddleston Walk Into a High School

If you’re serious about making college more affordable, charge less. SALEM, N.H. — Senate President Chuck Morse and University of New Hampshire President Mark Huddleston joined forces Monday to encourage Salem High students to go to college, but offered few … Continue reading

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Street Harassment “Awareness” Too Offensive for UNH Students

I learned two things I didn’t know from this article. April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and April 2-8 is International Anti-Street Harassment Week. That’s actually a thing. The Sexual Harassment and Rape Prevention Program (SHARPP) installed a display on the … Continue reading

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Why Not Full-Day Kindergarten? Here’s Why….

From Ann Marie Banfield over at the Girard at Large Oh My Blog!Say no to full day kindergarten. The political factions calling for full-day kindergarten are not being honest about the real potential problems for 5-year old children if their … Continue reading

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Non-Academic Surveys – Call to Action

The House Education Committee needs to hear from YOU — contact them TODAY!! They will have a full committee work session on SB 43, a critical bill that empowers parents with active consent (opt-in) for most of the invasive, non-academic … Continue reading

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What Education Is About

Thanks to Ann Marie Banfield, Grok contributor at large, for posting this link on Facebook.  It is a letter  to the editor, in the Hollis -Brookline Journal, that needs no further exposition on my part: School’s function is education Friday, … Continue reading

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