ERIC Number: ED428133
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Information Works! A Statewide Analysis 1998.
Rhode Island State Dept. of Education, Providence.
With the passage of Article 31, Rhode Island set out to transform the state's education system. This report is the first annual analysis of the work catalyzed by Article 31. Section 1 briefly outlines the events leading to this historic initiative. Section 2 describes the 1996-97 student assessment results, which are the baseline against which future progress will be measured. Section 3 describes the variety of partnerships that have already been mobilized at state and local levels to improve these student results. Section 4 describes the continuing challenges that threaten the state's ability to realize the full promise of the Article 31 plans, and section 5 outlines future directions and actions to be taken. (Contains 11 charts, 2 tables, and 6 end notes.) (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Rhode Island State Dept. of Education, Providence.
Identifiers - Location: Rhode Island