Creating Pathways to Opportunity:
2017 State of Education in Rhode Island
Ken Wagner, Ph.D., Commissioner
My standard for success is simple. I’ll support anything that helps teachers teach and students learn. An investment in them is an investment in our future, because a highly-skilled workforce, a growing economy, and vibrant communities are all anchored in education.
But our economy has changed, and our students have changed. If we want our children to be competitive – if we want Rhode Island to be competitive – education needs to change, too.
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