PrepareRI for Schools

PrepareRI aims to close the gap between what students learn in school and what they need for high-demand jobs. The initiative was built on the belief that all young people—regardless of their previous background or intended career—will need quality work experience and valued credentials beyond high school to be successful.

What does prepare ri mean for schools?

PrepareRI aims to create a K-12 education system that is aligned with the demands of colleges and employers. Making this goal a reality involves coordinated effort from teachers, school leaders, superintendents, and all stakeholders in Rhode Island's education system. Here are some of the main changes that PrepareRI will involve: 

Please see the links at left for more information on all of these programs.


Leverage your role

The following are slide decks, from the PrepareRI Fall Summit, that outline what PrepareRI means for your role.


Get Involved

To get involved, please join our monthly newsletter and attend one of the semiannual PrepareRI Summits.

If you would like support in implementing PrepareRI in your school or district, please contact us.