Two-thirds of federal money given to Rhode Island schools during pandemic still unspent

BY: - May 26, 2023

PROVIDENCE — Public schools in Rhode Island may end up leaving about $200 million in federal money on the table if they don’t start spending faster. A new report from the Annenberg Institute for School Reform at Brown University released Wednesday found that Rhode Island local education agencies spent only about a third of Elementary […]

RIDE gives almost $4 million in grants to 21 R.I. educational partnerships

BY: - March 28, 2023

WARWICK – Rhode Island political and educational leadership gathered at Oakland Beach Elementary School Tuesday to announce recipients of almost $4 million in educational grants from American Rescue Plan Act funds to improve learning outcomes. “To improve student outcomes, we are focused on shifting learning in Rhode Island from the traditional 180 school days to […]