The State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education is slated to vote today on new rules for obtaining teacher credentials in Rhode Island.
With a vote expected Thursday on the state budget for the fiscal year beginning in July, here’s a look at some highlights for public schools and state colleges and universities.
Elementary and Secondary Education
17-year-old Celia Cabrera designs a tile for the senior wall at Providence’s E-Cubed Academy.
Two members of the state board of higher education are calling for a re-assessment of a tuition waiver program for state college and university employees.
Michael Tikoian, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors for Higher Education and committee member Amy Beretta say the waiver system may be inappropriate in the current financial climate.