Useful Links

We have compiled the following links as helpful resources for school committee members.

School Committee Duties – RI General Laws

http://www.rilin.state.ri.us
Link to General Assembly Legislative Information, then State of Rhode Island General Laws, Go to Chapter 16 Education Law http://www.rilin.state.ri.us/Statutes/TITLE16/16-2/INDEX.HTM


National School Boards Association

http://www.nsba.org – The National School Boards Association provides the latest news on the national education front. It also provides links to the latest technology issues and upcoming NSBA conference information.


Rhode Island Statewide Bullying Policy

http://sos.ri.gov/documents/archives/regdocs/released/pdf/DOE/6774.pdf


The Center for Public Education

The Center for Public Education is a national resource for accurate, timely, and credible information about public education and its importance ot the well-being of our nation. The Center provides up-to-date research, data, and analysis on current education issues and explores ways to improve student achievement and engage public support for public schools. www.centerforpubliceducation.org


The Rhode Island Department of Education

http://www.ride.ri.gov


US Department of Education

http://www.ed.gov – Federal Resources for Educational Excellence. A US Department of Education site that links to hundreds of education resources supported by federal agencies.


State of Rhode Island General Assembly

http://www.rilin.state.ri.us – Access the latest public laws, current legislation, a list of legislators and legislative committees, along with daily legislative hearing calendars.


Rhode Island Ethics Commission

http://www.ethics.ri.gov/ РFor information on advisory opinions, financial disclosure, Code of Ethics, forms and publications.


Education Commission of the States

http://www.ecs.org/ – Education Commission of the States weekly e-clips featuring today’s top education news


Electronic Contract Resource

Research the contract language of Rhode Island Teacher contracts.

http://www.ntlong.com/cber/


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