Category Archives: Announcements

Winners Announced for 2020 New Hampshire Online Mapping Competition

NHEdGIS and NHSTE is proud to announce the state winners of the 2020 New Hampshire’s Online Map Competition for middle and high school students. Students created original online maps focusing on topics of their choosing within New Hampshire.   From … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistive Technology Fair 2020 hosted by NH Department of Education

Join us May 20, 2020 for our Virtual 2020 Assistive Technology Fair! Review the 2020 Assistive Technology Fair Schedule of Events Register for the 2020 Assistive Technology Fair The New Hampshire Department of Education is hosting their second annual Assistive … Continue reading

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How to Host Virtual Commencement Ceremonies for the Class of 2020

For those schools wondering about how to plan and implement Virtual Commencement Exercises, here are a few articles that you might find helpful with this process. Ghee are lots of ways to do it, and make it special for graduating … Continue reading

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Federal Flash: Updates on Education Policy from the Alliance for Excellent Education

Federal Flash is the Alliance for Excellent Education’s video series on important developments in education policy in Washington, DC. To watch the most recent episode of Federal Flash, click on the video below. For an email alert when the latest … Continue reading

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Please Send Your Support for High Speed Bandwidth

Many of you have benefited from prior Digital Wish efforts. : ) The lack of high speed bandwidth in part of New Hampshire has become VERY obvious and an enormous obstacle to the remote learning effort that has been requested … Continue reading

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SETDA Launches Coalition for eLearning Sharing Resources to Help Schools and Districts

The State Education Technology Directors Association recently launched its Coalition for eLearning. This SETDA Coalition for eLearning focuses state leaders, affiliates, and partners in collective action around teaching and learning in the digital age. The Coalition supports a robust website … Continue reading

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Digital Literacy (ICT) Standards Refresh draft out for public comment

Last year, a committee worked on drafting possible language for an update of our current ICT Literacy Standards, which were last adopted in 2005. These program standards are in need of refresh for several reasons. They are old, last updated … Continue reading

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New Hampshire School Connectivity Initiative working with EducationSuperHighway on NH Progress Report

As you may already know, the New Hampshire School Connectivity Initiative has been working for the past several years on upgrading broadband to schools and communities throughout New Hampshire. We are trying to leverage our e-rate funds to increase broadband … Continue reading

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New Year, New Census, New Resources: Happy 2020!

2020 is here! Are you looking for ways to get your classroom involved in preparing for the upcoming census? The Statistics in Schools (SIS) program is here to help make teaching about this once-a-decade opportunity easy and fun. The Importance … Continue reading

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It’s Time for New Hampshire to Speak Up!

Participate in Speak Up and learn what K-12 students, educators, and parents have to say about educational uses of technology in your schools and home! Get an overview on our Speak Up Research Initiative and how your school and district … Continue reading

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