NHli Announces New Executive Director

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PDF: NHli Announces New Executive Director   The New Hampshire Learning Initiative Announces New Executive Director The New Hampshire Learning Initiative (NHLI) announced today that effective August 7, 2017, Ellen Hume-Howard will join the organization to assume Executive Director functions and continue to lead curriculum development in PACE (Performance Assessment of Competency Education).  Jonathan G. […]

Competency-Based Learning – Another New Hampshire Advantage

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New Hampshire is a national leader in the Competency-Based Learning movement, having piloted CBL practices in the late 1990’s and moving, as a State, to universal expectations for Competency-Based Learning beginning in 2009.  New Hampshire is engaged with the United States Education Department in a first-in-the-nation Competency-Based Learning assessment program known as PACE – Performance Assessment […]

Connecting the Dots: Aligning Efforts to Support Teachers and Students in New Hampshire

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Originally published on May, 2017 at competencyworks.org Making the shift to a competency-based and personalized model of education is a process that can be daunting to educators, especially those who work in a very traditional system. Last July I made the move from being the principal of a nationally recognized Professional Learning Community at Work […]

Spring Innovation Studios Are Here!

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After the success of our first two Studios – at Parker-Varney and Pittsfield Elementary – we’re excited to announce we’re back with a new round of cutting edge learning environments that enable and foster personalization, competency-based progressions, demonstration of mastery, and learner voice, choice, and autonomy. We’ve listened to your feedback and shifted as necessary […]

Announcing Innovation Studios!

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NHLI & NHDOE, in partnership with national education design lab 2Revolutions, are excited to announce a series of Innovation Studios across the state, which will highlight cutting edge learning environments that enable and foster personalization, competency-based progressions, demonstration of mastery, and learner voice, choice, and autonomy. We hope that these Innovation Studios will support deep connections […]

ELO Week is Back!

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“I, Margaret Wood Hassan, Governor of the State of New Hampshire, do hereby proclaim November 14-21, 2016 as Extended Learning Opportunities Week in New Hampshire and urge all residents to recognize the importance of an educated workforce for the future success of our economy, businesses, and families.” Download the PDF  

NG2: Personalized Inclusive Education Pathways

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NG2: Personalized Inclusive Education Pathways A project of the New Hamsphire Learning Initiative in Collaboration with the New Hampshire Department of Education NG2: Personalized Inclusive Education Pathways looks to take New Hampshire to the next level of personalized learning as it tackles long-standing educational barriers to personalized learning… that of “Grades.” In this context, the team […]

The New Hampshire Learning Initiative Announces First Executive Director

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The New Hampshire Learning Initiative (NHLI) announced that Jonathan G. Vander Els has joined the organization as its executive director. Jonathan comes to NHLI with a strong background in education, having spent eleven years in administration, the last eight as the principal of a nationally recognized school in the Sanborn Regional School District. “The opportunity […]

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