Some say it’s a calling. What we know is that teaching is a complex art and among the most rewarding professions, just as it has always been. Maybe you want to work with young children, encouraging their curiosity and providing them with the foundations of learning. Or perhaps your goal is to engage and inspire adolescents, college students, or adult learners to challenge themselves and embrace new ideas.
Whatever your vision, our programs will prepare you well in all aspects of the education profession. And our community will welcome, support, and empower you in your own development as an educator ready to open new worlds to your students.
- URI College of Education awarded $300,000 grant to diversify state’s teacher workforce - Funding from the Rhode Island Foundation will support programs aimed at increasing enrollment and program completion of teacher candidates from diverse backgrounds.
- URI School of Education is now the College of Education - The college will expand programs for education students and professionals, offer new degree programs, and continue its 3-year trend of graduating the most teacher candidates in R.I.