Providence School Department http://ripr.org en Educators David and Anne Burnham die within hours of each other http://ripr.org/post/educators-david-and-anne-burnham-die-within-hours-each-other <p>Deep sadness today in the Providence educational community: Anne Burnham and her husband David Burnham, have both died within the past two days. Anne died on June 4 and Dave this morning.</p><p>Dave Burnham was the legendary longtime headmaster of the Moses Brown School and the &nbsp;founding president of the Board of Trustees of Paul Cuffee School&nbsp; in Providence. As headmaster of Moses Brown from 1978 to 1994, Burnham helped usher co-education back to the college prep school on Providence’s East Side. He also was instrumental in increasing the school’s endowment.</p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 20:45:33 +0000 Scott MacKay 34741 at http://ripr.org Providence teacher accused of taking teen to FL http://ripr.org/post/providence-teacher-accused-taking-teen-fl <p>A Providence school teacher accused of taking a teenage boy to Florida will have a lot of time on his hands when he returns to Rhode Island.&nbsp; 56 year old David Jones has been placed on administrative leave while the Providence School Department launches an investigation. &nbsp;<br><br>David Jones may have bailed out of jail over the weekend. The Dade County, Florida&nbsp; jail, where Jones had been detained on $9,000 bond, said it had no one by that name Sunday morning. &nbsp; Mon, 25 Feb 2013 13:48:25 +0000 Flo Jonic 10896 at http://ripr.org