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NEARI reacts to federal rollback of transgender guidance for public schools

National Education Association Rhode Island (NEARI) President Larry Purtill today released the following statement with regard to President Trump’s revocation of guidance for public schools allowing transgender students to use the bathroom corresponding to their gender identity put in place by former President Obama

A Statement from NEARI President on the Confirmation of Betsy DeVos

NEARI President Larry Purtill Statement on the Confirmation of Betsy Devos as secretary of education

United Way honors work for kids

November 18, 2016 - NEARI Children's Fund Coordinator Val Staples is honored by the United Way for her work serving needy Rhode Island students.

How members spent their summer

August 31, 2016 - From fundraising to training, NEARI members worked this summer for the benefit of educators and students.

Computer upgrades will slow state retirement system

Starting May 9, the Employee's Retirement System of Rhode Island (ERSRI) will undergo a computer upgrade which may affect online activity.

NEARI president reacts to commissioner's legislation

NEARI President Larry Purtill reacts to Commissioner Wagner's proposals with a cautionary tone.
Members step up to the season of giving

Members step up to the season of giving

Members have reached out to needy students through the Children's Fund since 1985. During the holidays, their generosity is overwhelming.


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