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NHASCD follows the work and actions of the New Hampshire Board of Education and the New Hampshire State Legislature.


Senate Education had an executive session. On May 11th, the committee voted on the following recommendations:

HB140, which provides parents with a private right of action in cases of bullying or cyberbullying. . The committee amended the bill to define “gross negligence” on behalf of the school.  Recommendation: PASS, 5-0.

HB 278, relative to the use of unused district facilities by chartered public schools. Recommendation: PASS, 4-1.

HB 321, requiring school districts to submit an annual report concerning gifted and talented students.  Recommendation: PASS, 5-0.

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