Field Memos


3-7-14 Field Memo
  1. RIDE seeks recommendations for Rhode Island Distinguished Educator Pool  – Action Item
  2. RIDE shares results of mid-year surveys on educator evaluations
  3. RIDE, Office of Digital Excellence announce adult-education agreement on digital-literacy training for adult learners
2-14-14 Field Memo
  1. RIDE releases October 2013 NECAP results
  2. RIDE provides Board of Education with monthly update on Diploma System
  3. Model school-safety plan posted on RIDE website
1-24-14 Field Memo
  1. State of Education address scheduled for Thursday (January 30)
  2. Repeating from yesterday’s Field Memo Alert: RIDE provides LEAs with confidential results for grade-12 NECAP retests; LEAs asked to review, update files by February 3 – Action Item
  3. Rhode Island schools prepare for Digital Learning Day, February 5
1-17-14 Field Memo
  1. Governor Chafee’s budget supports education
  2. Statement issued on Diploma System, waivers
  3. Update on release of October 2013 NECAP results
6-14-13 Field Memo
  1. Commissioner releases statement of Birch Vocational program settlement agreement
  2. Superintendents urged to share information about differentiated evaluation model
  3. Date to be determined for release of 2013 School Classifications
5-3-13 Field Memo
  1. RIDE develops, posts overviews of Year 4 Race to the Top plans, projects
  2. Commissioner delivers annual State of Education address
  3. Teacher, students receive awards and honors
4-26-13 Field Memo
  1. Commissioner to address General Assembly on the state of public education
  2. Schools encouraged to inform students about Virtual Learning Math Modules, issues regarding Accuplacer assessment
  3. Books available for those interested in participating in discussion group on Cage-Busting Leadership