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Education Council 

Committee Membership

Brian McCadden, School of Professional Studies/Secondary Education (Chair)
Br. Patrick Carey, PACT Program (Fall 2014)
Janet Castleman, School of Continuing Education
Patricia Wurst Cichy, Music
Laura Hauerwas, Elementary/Special Education
Kevin O'Connor, Secondary Education (Spring 2015)
Carmen Rolon, Secondary Education (Fall 2014)
Robert Vachon, School of Continuing Education 
Barbara Vigeant, Graduate Special Education
Anthony Zavagnin, PACT Program (Spring 2015)

Committee Charge

  • Recommend policies and procedures related to the College's education programs
  • Coordinate activities of mutual concern on behalf of the College’s distinct education programs; these activities include accreditation/program approval, assessment, diversity, partnerships, and technology
  • Serve as a clearinghouse for the sharing of information between and among education program administrators
  • Present a unified voice regarding the College’s education programs to external and internal constituencies (e.g., Rhode Island Department of Education)
  • Coordinate the evaluation of staff members who work on behalf of all education programs; e.g., Coordinator of Field Placements/Accreditation Activities
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