Field Memos


4-11-14 Field Memo
  1. RIDE prepares ESEA Flexibility Request renewal application
  2. RIDE participates in settlement agreement with U.S. Department of Justice regarding students, adults with disabilities
  3. NECAP retest results to be ready this month
4-4-14 Field Memo
  1. Field test proceeding smoothly in Rhode Island, across PARCC consortium
  2. RI-CAN releases status report on public education in Rhode Island, KIDS COUNT to issue annual Factbook Monday
  3. Congressman Langevin honored for support of career-technical education
11-15-13 Field Memo
  1. LEAs urged to review release policies in light of incident in Providence
  2. LEAs encouraged to participate in OECD Test for Schools, webinar scheduled for November 26
  3. RIDE plans to continue discussions on cage-busting leadership
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
7-19-13 Field Memo
  1. Districts, nonprofits stepping up to provide summer mathematics instruction, support
  2. Cranston student wins Healthy Lunchtime Challenge
  3. Tablet classroom arm chairs available for schools
5-10-13 Field Memo
  1. RIDE publishes 2014 graduation timeline
  2. Commissioner publishes op-ed, The Truth About Testing
  3. RIDE posts Fiscal Year 2014 federal-fund allocations