Topic: Education

Students learn history using virtual reality

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Students learn history using virtual reality

September 19, 2017 0 comments

Adam Blumenthal has been working with a team of students to create a virtual reality educational experience about the Gaspee Affair.

Education summit seeks input of community

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Education summit seeks input of community

April 11, 2017 0 comments

Residents and educators of all backgrounds gathered to create a future vision for the city’s education system.

University open access policy remains elusive despite national movement

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University open access policy remains elusive despite national movement

March 22, 2017 0 comments

The University’s mission statement states Brown will “serve the community, the nation and the world by discovering, communicating and preserving knowledge.”

Annenberg Institute searches for new director

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Annenberg Institute searches for new director

February 13, 2017 0 comments

The Annenberg Institute for School Reform will hire a new director as it seeks to expand its mission to address inequalities in education.

RI education leaders speak out against DeVos nomination

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RI education leaders speak out against DeVos nomination

January 31, 2017 0 comments

President Donald Trump’s nominee for Education Secretary Betsy DeVos could seriously impact education in Rhode Island by privatizing public education.

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Study links school conditions to performance

November 8, 2016 0 comments

Though the study identified key factors in reduced teacher turnover, there is no quick fix to the problem, Kraft said.

Sex Week 2016 focuses on intersection of sex, technology

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Sex Week 2016 focuses on intersection of sex, technology

April 8, 2016 0 comments

Sex Week 2016: Generation Se(X), a week consisting of over 20 workshops devoted to sexual health education and empowerment, wraps up today.

‘Hope’ highlights local education disparities

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‘Hope’ highlights local education disparities

February 2, 2016 0 comments

Only five blocks up from the Thayer Street CVS, Blue State and a bevy of first-year dormitories lies Hope High School.

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Gov. Raimondo reexamines education funding formula

January 29, 2016 0 comments

A working group established by Gov. Gina Raimondo has released a 36-page report with policy recommendations for Rhode Island’s educational funding formula.

Archie R. Cole Middle School, Nayatt School and Francis J. Varieur Elementary School were recognized as National Blue Ribbon Schools.

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Blue waters and now Blue Ribbons in the Ocean State

October 15, 2015 0 comments

Three Rhode Island public schools were among the schools recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2015.