Timeline of Roadmap Events
Jan.- May 2012
South Kingstown and Pawtucket start Spanish Dual Language Immersion Programs in K
Rhode Island Board of Education approves Dual Language Program Standards, including standards for a Seal of Biliteracy
Roadmap Business Incubator Meeting hosted by Hexagon Metrology in Quonset Business Park. Keynote by Gregg Roberts, Dual Language Immersion Specialist, Utah State Office of Education
Official launch of The Rhode Island Roadmap to Language Excellence at the Rhode Island State House.
Working groups meet to develop The Rhode Island Roadmap to Language Excellence based on the findings from the preliminary research and Summit.
Rhode Island Language Summit is held in Providence, RI with representatives from business, government, and education in RI.
Preliminary needs analysis is conducted by URI research team to assess the demand for multilingual skills in the Rhode Island workforce.