We received this heart felt note and photo from a parent about the NH Education Tax Credit Scholarships.
 
 

Sophia

 
My seven year old daughter, Sophia, suffers from a neurological disorder called Apraxia, which affects her speech, fine and gross motor skills, and learning.  Though her intelligence is not affected, she requires alternative teaching methods.  We gave public school a try, where she received occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech therapy, and one-on-one
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I hope you enjoy this recent piece about our work in New Hampshire.

School choice to benefit Granite State families - Bob Kellogg - OneNewsNow

By wide margins, both the House and Senate in The Granite State have passed bills (HB 1607 and SB 372) creating an education tax credit and a student scholarship program. Bill Duncan, leader of Defending New Hampshire Public Education, has argued that such measures will hurt public schools. But according to Jeff Reed of The Friedman

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by Tammy Drennan, NEO Senior Writer 
 
Michelle Rhee took a lot of flak trying to reform Washington, D.C., schools. Now she's out. The political machine that governs not only the city but its schools has changed gears. The mayor who hired Ms. Rhee lost his primary bid to run again and the new candidate, a pretty sure shoo-in for mayor, isn't interested in keeping the school chancellor, so she resigned. Ms. Rhee hopes, she says, that the reforms she instigated will continue even
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by Tammy Drennan, NEO Senior Writer
 
We already know that students in public schools are tested, analyzed and remediated half to death, but even that doesn't seem to be enough. Now their every move is being tracked by radio frequency identification.
 
But, say Texas school officials, it's all for good reasons -- safety purposes, and more money, since students can be better accounted for when they don't show up for attendance recording.
 
What message does this send to our
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by Tammy Drennan, NEO Senior Writer
 
43% of Georgians think schools in their state need to improve their budgeting skills, but Tim Callahan, spokesman for the Professional Association of Georgia Educators, disagrees.
 
"We keep trying to do education on the cheap, and it will hurt us in the long run," the Chattanooga Times Free Press quotes Mr. Callahan as saying.
 
If there's one thing the United States has not done in a long time, it's school on the cheap. This would be
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