Rhode Island - Policies or Plans to Encourage Community Involvement: Policy or plan Requirement
Basic Education Program 200-RICR-20-10-1.3.2 Supportive and Nurturing School Community.
A. Each LEA shall ensure that schools create a climate of safety, security and belonging for all students and adults, thereby establishing an environment that builds respectful rela tionships, enhances productive learning and teaching, promotes school engagement, and promotes academic success. Each LEA shall accomplish this goal by ensuring that each school:
- Is safe, respectful, and free of discrimination;
- Establishes protocols for on-going student, family, and community engagement; and
- Provides expanded learning opportunities and academic enrichment.