Field Memos

10-11-13 Field Memo
  1. RIDE develops “myths and facts” document about assessments and the Diploma System
  2. RIDE posts educators’ Final Effectiveness Ratings at the LEA level; individual ratings remain confidential 
  3. National Principals Month celebrated in October
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
6-28-13 Field Memo
  1. Fiscal 2014 budget maintains support for education
  2. Commissioner encourages review of ACLU report on race and school suspensions
  3. Study cites Rhode Island charter public schools for excellence in student achievement