Susan Lusi http://ripr.org en Providence working to place qualified teachers http://ripr.org/post/providence-working-place-qualified-teachers <p>Thursday we heard the story of a Providence high school teacher, who ended up teaching a physics class even though her expertise is in history. Providence school officials now say they have hired a physics teacher to takeover the class next week. I asked Providence Superintendent Susan Lusi to explain why the district allowed a history teacher to substitute in a high school physics class.</p><p>Do you have insight or expertise on this topic? Please email us, we'd like to hear from you.&nbsp; news@ripr.org</p> Fri, 25 Jan 2013 12:19:16 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 9194 at http://ripr.org Providence working to place qualified teachers Providence teacher: students lack resources for success http://ripr.org/post/providence-teacher-students-lack-resources-success <p>Come Tuesday, January 29th, students at Alvarez High School in Providence will have a new physics teacher. You may remember the students went to <em>The Providence Journal </em>last month to complain that instead of having a physics teacher, a history teacher had been teaching their class.</p> Thu, 24 Jan 2013 15:51:28 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 9142 at http://ripr.org Providence teacher: students lack resources for success