Topic: Rhode Island Department of Education

Paxson addresses proposed Title IX regulations

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Paxson addresses proposed Title IX regulations

February 1, 2019 0 comments

President Christina Paxson P ’19 submitted a public comment to the U.S. Department of Education on behalf of the University to recommend changes to the Department’s proposed Title IX regulations, according to a community-wide email sent by Paxson Jan. 29.


Minority populations face high juvenile detention rates

March 3, 2015 1 comment
This article is part of the series Playground to Prison

Black males in Rhode Island were 9.3 times as likely to end up in juvenile detention centers than their white peers in 2013.


Committee releases preliminary proposal for R.I. public schools

February 4, 2015 0 comments

A first draft of a strategic plan for the Rhode Island Department of Education was released Monday by the newly-formed Ambassador Design Team.


School choice advocates rally at Statehouse

February 2, 2015 1 comment

Advocates of school choice promote government subsidies for parents to send their kids to private schools, currently much-debated issue in Rhode Island.


Common Core attracts controversy

September 4, 2014 1 comment

A year after RI implemented Common Core, some parents and stakeholders raise concerns about the initiative’s efficacy and interference with local control.