The Excellence in Education Forums

East Greenwich Public Schools held a series of forums designed to engage the public in a conversation about accelerating the rate of education improvements in our public schools.

Topics & Commission Goal


The topics and source of the information provided at these forums was derived from an 18 month effort by the Commission on Retaining High Quality Teachers. This commission was a collaborative effort involving participants from East Greenwich Public Schools Administration, Education Association Leadership, and School Committee. Please see the Final Report from the Commission on Retaining High Quality Teachers (PDF).

Forums


The first forum took place on April 26, 2012, "Aligning Educator Talent with Student Need." View the PowerPoint presentation (PDF).

The second forum took place on May 21, 2012, "Best Practices in Length of the School Day and School Year." View the PowerPoint presentation (PDF).

The third forum took place on November 15, 2012. " A Closer Look at the Rhode Island Educational Evaluation System." View the PowerPoint presentation (PDF).