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HELP WANTED: R.I. Education Commissioner Angélica Infante-Green, pictured speaking at a Rhode Island Kids Count event in January, has asked for assistance from the business community to improve Providence’s struggling schools. 
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Where are businesses in helping city schools?

Not long after the Providence Public School District was taken over by the state in 2019 to turn around the state’s largest – and...
UNWELCOME FEELING: Erik Christiansen, Rhode Island College history professor and faculty union president, says the college has undergone changes in the last decade, not all for the better.
PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

SCHOOL DAZE: RIC searches for identity amid severe enrollment drop

Erik Christiansen didn’t know much about Rhode Island College when he agreed to take a job teaching history there in 2010. The Maryland native quickly...
Xaykham ‘Xay’ Khamsyvoravong / PBN PHOTO/DAVID HANSEN

Five Questions with Xay Khamsyvoravong

Xaykham ‘Xay’ Khamsyvoravong | Mayor of Newport 1. What is the most pressing issue facing Newport you would like to address?Newport needs to remain a place where...

Feds propose ‘student loan safety net’ alongside forgiveness

WASHINGTON (AP) – The White House is moving forward with a proposal that would lower student debt payments for millions of Americans now and...
REP. SETH MAGAZINER, D-R.I., seen here delivering his victory speech Nov. 8, says he wants to prioritize lowering energy and drug costs, and improving education. / AP FILE PHOTO/MARK STOCKWELL

Rep. Magaziner ready to work for R.I.; observers say challenges await

PROVIDENCE – Rep. Seth Magaziner’s first week in the U.S. House was mixed with building connections with fellow congressional members and witnessing chaos. Magaziner –...
GOV. DANIEL J. MCKEE announced Friday that the state has received a a $4 million Preschool Development Birth Through Age Five Planning Grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service’s Administration for Children and Families to support planning and capacity-building activities for the early childhood sector. AP FILE PHOTO/STEVEN SENNE

State receives $4M federal grant to support early childhood sector

PROVIDENCE – The state has received a $4 million Preschool Development Birth Through Age Five Planning Grant from the U.S. Department of Health and...

Johnson & Wales University is Training the Cybersecurity Leaders of Tomorrow

Did you know that phishing attacks make up over 80% of reported cybersecurity breaches? More than $17,700 is lost every 60 seconds because of...
THE R.I. DEPARTMENT of Education has been awarded a four-year, $7.2 million Project Advancing Wellness and Resiliency in Education federal grant to expand mental health services in the Chariho, East Providence, Newport and Warwick school districts.

State receives $7.2M federal grant to further address mental health in...

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Department of Education has been awarded a four-year, $7.2 million Project Advancing Wellness and Resiliency in Education federal grant to...
THIRTEEN SCHOOL RENOVATION and construction projects in four cities and towns have been approved by the R.I. Council on Elementary and Secondary Education.

R.I. education council OKs 13 school projects totaling $331.9M

PROVIDENCE – Thirteen school projects in four cities and towns totaling $331.9 million were approved Tuesday by the R.I. Council on Elementary and Secondary...
THE STATE HAS RECEIVED $3.9 million in federal funds from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration as part of a cooperative agreement to increase access to evidence-based, culturally responsive and sustaining trauma support services and mental health care in schools across Rhode Island.

State receives $3.9M to support trauma services in schools

PROVIDENCE – The state has received $3.9 million in federal funds from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Substance Abuse and Mental...
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