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1-27-17 Field Memo

Commissioner’s Weekly Field Memo
Friday, January 27, 2017



Full memo  

Notes from Commissioner Wagner


  1. Educational services for undocumented immigrant children
  2. Roger Williams Scholarship for Rhode Island students, deadline February 16

From the R.I. Department of Education (RIDE)


Assessment:
  1. SAT bulk registration codes coming this week
  2. Reminder: SAT timeline for spring administration
  3. Dates and locations set for PARCC Test Coordinator Training Workshops
Educators:
  1. Update on Rhode Island Learning Champions opportunity, request for nominations by superintendents
  2. Reminder: RIDE seeks educators’ input on Talent Management System practices
  3. Reminder: SurveyWorks teacher/support professional surveys launched on January 16
  4. Reminder: Draft Empowerment School Guidance released for feedback
  5. Reminder: Register to attend an upcoming CS4RI informational meeting
School Leaders:
  1. Reminder: Shadow a Student Challenge begins February 2
Teaching & Learning:
  1. Reminder:RIDE seeking brief accounts of amazing work under way in Rhode Island schools
Health & Safety:
  1. RIDE, Department of Health, DCYF present state’s first Adolescent Sexual Health Profile publication
Education Data:
  1. Update on SurveyWorks administration for students, educators, and support professionals
  2. Reminder: Assessments data and technology timeframe
  3. Reminder: Teacher Attendance collection clarification
  4. Reminder: Data collection calendar
  5. Reminder: Data collection webinar
  6. Reminder: Several data collections are open, due in the next few months

From the U.S. Department of Education (USED)

  1. USED calling for peer reviewers for ESSA State Plans

From other organizations

  1. Rhode Island Teaching Policy Fellowship applications open
  2. It’s My Heart New England scholarships for 2017
  3. 1SG P. Andrew McKenna, Jr. Memorial Scholarship accepting applications