Education
8:19 am
Tue February 5, 2013

Providence Student Union works to empower students

Students protest high stakes testing in Rhode Island and Providence puts a history teacher in a physics classroom. These are some of the most heated controversies recently on the education beat. But there’s a little known force behind both of these stories. It’s a student group called the Providence Student Union. Co-founder Aaron Regunberg is a recent Brown graduate. Elisabeth Harrison asked him how he became an activist in the public schools.

Credit courtesy of providencestudentunion.org


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Providence Student Union Co-founder Aaron Regunberg
Credit Elisabeth Harrison

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