resources of interest to both Parents and teachers
RI State Regulations Governing the Education of Children With Disabilities.
Standard Based Grading Website- for Warwick teachers and parents.
Common Core State Standards
The Common Core State Standards align student learning with college and career expectations.
Common Core Appendix C
Gives samples of kid writing measured by the Common Core standards.
"Non-profit behavioral health care organization that provides a wide array of services to adults, children and families in RI." Topics such as: teen depression, ADHD, crisis emergency services, mental health topics, and substance abuse counseling and intervention.
Common Core Guide for RI Families
Common Core Standards explained by RIDE.
Explains how to speak to children after a National tragedy.
Common Sense Media
Great information for parents on how to keep kids safe online.
Looking for great lesson plans and teaching strategies? Or maybe you're a parent trying to prepare for a Parent-Teacher conference. This is a great site to visit.
Rhode island - adopts New State assessment - RICAS
Explaining Common Core Test Scores
Test scores tend to drop after a switch from one type of test to another.
A source which highlights shifts in instruction due to Common Core.
Dial 211 in RI for help with a variety of social services, or check out their wesite. Help with gambling addiction, housing issues, substance abuse, aging issues, and more.
Stop Bullying - this government website includes videos, resources, and prevention guidelines.
RI State Bullying Policy
Pdf document of statewide bullying policy.
Common Sense Media - Bullying intervention for parents and teachers.
Bully Project - Includes tools and resources for parents, students and teachers.
Stop Bullying RI
Lots of information for parents and teachers on combating cyberbullying. Includes all the latest news and television coverage on the subject.