Stress-Burning Strategies for Educators

The following articles are from ASCD Express – Ideas from the Field These are stressful times.  Even when not experiencing a global pandemic, nearly half of all teachers say they have  high levels of daily stress. Without tools to manage these feelings, teacher burnout and turnover rates will continue to climb. What can make teaching more sustaining and less draining? … Read More

NH Learns Remotely Webinar Schedule

Several NH Professional Organizations have joined together to create an alliance called the NH Learns Remotely.  The NH Learns Remotely Alliance includes leadership from NHSAA, NHASP, NHSTE, NHCTO, NHSLMA, NHASCD, and the NHDoE.  This team has started to identify immediate priorities for providing webinars on critical topics.  The following is the schedule for upcoming webinars, as well as a call … Read More

Updates from ASCD Capitol Connection

School Meals Part of COVID-19 Emergency Relief Last night, President Trump signed the second emergency legislative package in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Unlike the first legislation that dealt primarily with funding vaccine research, infection monitoring, and first responder gear, this second, now-enacted law, the Family First Coronavirus Response Act, includes several school-related provisions for school meals and child nutrition. … Read More

NHASCD Mini-Grants

Five Grants Available This year NHASCD is funding five mini-grant opportunities to NH educators in the area of learning and/or leadership. Proposals will be accepted for programs, projects, initiatives, and/or opportunities that creatively enhance the education and instruction of students in any discipline. Applicants MUST be a NHASCD Member. Those projects that most closely fit our mission receive priority in the decision-making … Read More

SNHU Student Chapter – Supporting Future Educators and the Community

Follow the very active and involved SNHU Student Chapter (Education Club).  Its mission is to develop leadership, improve instructional practices, and improve educational resources for current and future educators and students along with giving back to the community. Chapter Members have hosted and participated in an array of opportunities such as Managing Your Stress Level During Finals Week, Crisis Prevention … Read More

NH Journal of Education Now Available

The New Hampshire Journal of Education is published for public school administrators and educators, curriculum specialists, school board members, higher education administrators and educators, as well as anyone with an interest in the progress of education. The latest issue’s focus is Personalized Inclusive Educational Pathways which allow children and youth to get what they need, when and where they need … Read More

Are You an Emerging Leader? Do You Know Someone Who Is?

The window for applying for the 2019 Class of ASCD Emerging Leaders has closed, and the ASCD selection committee is now screening applicants.  The new class will be announced in September. Let’s look forward to the next Emerging Leader class and have at least one person from New Hampshire in the Class of 2020. According to ASCD, you or someone … Read More