State Board of Education http://nhpr.org en Hassan Nominates Public School Activist To Board Of Education http://nhpr.org/post/hassan-nominates-public-school-activist-board-education <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Gov. Maggie Hassan's nomination of longtime education activist Bill Duncan to the New Hampshire Board of Education is drawing fire from supporters of charter schools and an education tax credit law.</span></p> Mon, 05 May 2014 20:44:41 +0000 Associated Press 47946 at http://nhpr.org Hassan Nominates Public School Activist To Board Of Education Charter School Advocates Mob State Board Of Ed. Meeting http://nhpr.org/post/charter-school-advocates-mob-state-board-ed-meeting <p>Charter School advocates and organizers packed the room for today’s meeting of the State Board of Education, to ask them rescind the moratorium on New Charter school approvals.</p><p>Several of the schools whose applications were denied because of a state budget shortfall were on hand, saying the moratorium was poorly timed.</p><p>Schools like the Gate City Charter say that this will keep them from opening on time.</p><blockquote><p><em>Cevasco: My name is Karin Cevasco, and we are here to compel you to accept our application.</em></p> Thu, 18 Oct 2012 00:06:04 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 15017 at http://nhpr.org Charter School Advocates Mob State Board Of Ed. Meeting