Contributing writer

Melanie Plenda is an award-winning freelance journalist and mom based in Keene. Her work has appeared in The, The Daily Beast, American Baby, and among other media outlets. She has won several writing awards from the Parenting Media Association.



While it may be unclear which acronym you should use, what is clear is the link between art and science

Under review

A look at the incident report review process and potential alternatives to restraints and seclusion

Lessons in citizenship

Why civics education is important and a look at how civics is being taught in NH classrooms

Snow day or school day?

‘Blizzard bags’ help school districts make up classroom time, but not all superintendents are on board