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Special needs school pins hopes on ballot question

RICHMOND, R.I. (WPRI) — Dozens of at-risk and special needs students in the Chariho Regional School District currently attend classes in cramped trailers, but a question on the ballot could pave the way to a permanent building. 177 more words


Featuring Kingston Hill Academy Charter School in Rhode Island

On March 20, 2016, I published this post, entitled, “Charter School Choice Could Involve Forfeiting Student Civil Rights.”

Note that in the title, I included the word, “could.” It is a word indicating possibility, and the details included in my post do support my assertion that both charter approval and regulation tend to be sloppy. 1,357 more words

High-stakes Testing

Chariho senior killed in crash; driver charged with DUI

EXETER, R.I. (WPRI) — An 18-year-old from Exeter is facing charges he drove drunk and caused a crash that claimed the life of a fellow teenager. 541 more words