teachers http://ripr.org en New Standards For RI Teacher's Colleges http://ripr.org/post/new-standards-ri-teachers-colleges <p>As public schools focus on raising test scores and getting more students ready for college, there is new scrutiny on teachers and the schools that teach them.</p><p>Rhode Island’s the Board of Education is scheduled to vote tonight on new standards for teacher preparation programs.</p><p>Rhode Island Public Radio's education reporter Elisabeth Harrison spoke with Karen Castagno, head of the education school at Rhode Island College who explained some of the changes they are looking at.</p><p></p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 13:49:04 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 24740 at http://ripr.org New Standards For RI Teacher's Colleges