From The Blog
by Ashley Daigneault
Over the past few months we have been working to make sure the our General Assembly make the education policy decisions that are best for Rhode Island kids.
Now that the 2014 legislative session has ended, we’re taking a look at our advocacy work, the wins and the opportunities that lie ahead and the progress we’ve made.
Great schools change everything.
And every child deserves a great school, no matter their background. Together with Rhode Islanders across the state, RI-CAN fights for the research-backed policies that will make sure they get one.
As the executive director of Blackstone Valley Prep Mayoral Academy, a network of high-performing charter schools in northern Rhode Island, I see every day how the hard work of dedicated teachers makes this work not only possible, but palpable. Because we believe that every single "scholar" at BVP, 100 percent of them, have the potential to be great, and we believe that it is our job to ensure scholar success, success is happening. Read more...Jeremy ChiapettaFeb 12 2013