ACE Teachers – Salve Scholarship

In appreciation for the collaboration between  Salve’s Education Department and Aquidneck Island schools, Sr. Jane Gerety, President of Salve Regina University offers a one course, undergraduate or graduate scholarship to each of the following  groups: ACE private/independent/parochial schools,  Newport Public Schools, Middletown Public Schools, and Portsmouth Public Schools.  The course can be taken during the Spring, Summer or Fall 2015 semester. A teacher […]

Continue Reading

Mark your school calendars because you won’t want to miss these ACE events! November 13, 2014 – ACE’s Critical Issues in Education presentation Unraveling the Impact of Screen-time on Children: A conversation with Dr. Dana Osowiecki &  Dr. Sara Folta. Free & Open to the Public, No reservations needed.                                          7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  […]

Continue Reading

ACE Teacher Grants

We all know teachers continually think of creative ways to enhance instruction, but time and money present challenges. If you find the time, perhaps ACE can help with the money by awarding you an ACE teacher grant! ACE is accepting grant requests for up to $250.00 to support a teaching project to be implemented next […]

Continue Reading

March into Reading 2014! Aquidneck Island’s 11th Annual Celebration of Children’s Books

Friday, March 28, 2014   Authors and Illustrators visit Aquidneck Island Schools            Saturday, March 29, 2014   9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.         The festivities continue at O’Hare Academic Center Salve Regina University, Newport, RI                                  Free & open to the public, no reservations needed Schedule for Saturday March 29 Children’s Discovery Rooms             9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Hidden […]

Continue Reading

March into Reading 2014

Now in its 11th year, March into Reading has become a hallmark event for Aquidneck Island students, their families and their teachers!  We are excited to announce the award winning children’s book authors and illustrators attending March into Reading 2014.  Read more

Continue Reading

ACE Teacher Grants

Teachers from Gaudet Middle School, Thompson Middle School, and Hathaway Elementary School received ACE teacher grants to start projects with the opening of school.  Read more Get ideas and be inspired by ACE teacher grant projects implemented during last school year that focused on elementary and secondary art instruction, using positive behavioral supports to teach […]

Continue Reading