Gov. Carcieri to bring his Public Policy Lecture Series to RIC Dec. 6

Gov. Donald L. Carcieri
Rhode Island Gov. Donald L. Carcieri will present the lecture “New Teachers for a New Economy” at RIC on Monday, Dec. 6, at 2 p.m. in Gaige Hall 100.

The lecture is presented by RIC President Nancy Carriuolo and the college’s Feinstein School of Education and Human Development.

Carcieri will speak about the progress that has been made in the last several years in improving education in Rhode Island, what the next steps must be if Rhode Island is to continue on this course to excellence, and how current education initiatives and economic forces are shaping the teaching profession of the future.

This lecture follows one Carcieri gave on Nov. 10 at the University of Rhode Island about science and technology.