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Lin-Wood Partners with Parents!

Nancy Bartlett, Special Education teacher at Lin-Wood High School and Lynn Murray, parent representative, have had a consistent and unwavering focus over the past year within the Lincoln-Woodstock Collaborative School District, to increase family engagement and parental involvement in post-secondary…

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Marguerite’s Place has a Leader in Family Engagement

When it comes to understanding and working with the whole family to help a child, Jammie is truly a special teacher. Observing Jammie in her classroom you can easily see how she pays attention to the individual characteristics and needs…


Bedford Puts a Spotlight on Special Education

On April 19, from 6:00-7:30pm, the Bedford Special Education Parent Focus Group, in partnership with the Bedford Special Services department, will be sponsoring a “Spotlight on Special Education” for Bedford parents.  This presentation is the result of a collaborative effort…

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Rochester has a Leader in Family Engagement

Steve LeClair  was recognized at our last Parent Involvement in Education recognition ceremony for the work he does as Rochester School District’s Title I Director and Homeless Liaison. According to Tracy Walbridge and Michael Hopkins, who nominated him, these titles…


Portsmouth Takes Family Engagement in Special Education District Wide!

Recently Jeanette Souther, Director of Pupil Services, hosted a second evening parent meeting in Portsmouth to promote family-school partnerships in special education. Parents attending represented four Portsmouth schools. The goals for the meeting included: helping to build a stronger parent-school…


New Indicator 8 Survey Administration Information

In early February, the NH DOE, Gibson Consulting Group and NH Connections held a webinar to provide districts assigned to Survey Block A with the nuts and bolts of the Parent Involvement Survey in Special Education administration process, information to…


Reflecting on Parent Involvement in Education Recognition Ceremony

On October 1, 2014 in Concord, the NH Department of Education and the Parent Information Center (PIC) co-sponsored the sixth annual Parent Involvement in Education Recognition Ceremony. This event celebrated the efforts of educators, parents, and family-school partnership teams from…

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NH Family Voices Nomination

NH Family Voices nominated Misty Martinez-Bohannon for a Parent Involvement in Education Recognition for a number of categories: Welcoming all Families Communicating Effectively Supporting Student Success Speaking up for Every Child Collaborating as a Community Misty’s nomination reads: Our relationship…

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Fall Mountain Engages Preschool Parents

The Fall Mountain Regional School District’s Administration and Early Childhood Team have made a difference in the lives of many preschool children within their communities by developing and supporting a rich, developmentally appropriate learning environment that truly engages parents and…

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Raymond’s Family Engagement Action Team

Raymond’s Family Engagement Action Team (FEAT) is a collaborative effort of the Raymond School District, families and the community. FEAT has accomplished a lot, including a comprehensive volunteer program with a dedicated coordinator. FEAT was an outgrowth of a need…