Field Memos


11-27-13 Field Memo
  1. OECD Test for Schools provides participating high schools with international calibration, detailed diagnostic reports
  2. Child Nutrition Programs in schools, communities are expanding across the state
  3. Governor Chafee appoints working group to manage Educator Autonomy Project
9-20-13 Field Memo
  1. Rhode Island celebrates educator excellence
  2. Last chance to register for Innovation Powered by Technology Conference
  3. RIDE develops survey on Common Core and special education, to be completed by October 4 – Action Item
9-13-13 Field Memo
  1. Patricia Page honored as 2014 Rhode Island Teacher of the Year
  2. URI Honors Colloquium focuses on Great Public Schools
  3. May 2013 NECAP Science results release schedule announced
9-6-13 Field Memo
  1. Education Board begins discussion of Fiscal Year 2015 budget
  2. RIDE presents Education Board with draft standards for approval of educator-preparation programs
  3. Author Rick Hess to speak at RIDE on September 16
8-30-13 Field Memo

  1. RIDE, Higher Education provide report on college readiness
  2. Latino Policy Institute issues report on Latino students
  3. Reminder: RIDE schedules NECAP test-coordinator training workshops


8-9-13 Field Memo
  1. Students benefiting from summer mathematics programs
  2. LEAs will receive notifications about participation in PARCC field-testing
  3. Differentiated evaluations OK’d for Innovation Districts