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Education forum

By   /  September 16, 2013  /  Things to Do  /  No Comments

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The Bristol Warren Education Foundation is hosting a conversation on public education in Rhode Island. The event will include presentations from RIDE on college and career readiness, Teach for America Rhode Island Executive Director Heather Tow-Yick and The Rhode Island Foundation President and CEO Neil D. Steinberg. In addition to hearing from some of the […]

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BWEF funds more than $50,000 in grants

By   /  June 20, 2013  /  Schools  /  No Comments

BWEF grants support a wide range of programs including author and illustrator Grace Lin visiting the students at Guiteras School in 2012. Clockwise surrounding author Grace Lin from left, Samantha Martins, Erika Marshall, Tess Dugan, Zoe Mouligne, Ellery Sparkman, Rachael Ward and Lyla Pacheco.

The students of Bristol and Warren received some good news this week, a boost in support for innovative programs and classes. The Bristol Warren Education Foundation (BWEF) has awarded $50,408 in funding for the 2013-14 school year. The funds will support 25 grants that impact students in each of the Bristol Warren Regional School District’s […]

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Letter: Bristol Warren Education Foundation funds more than $50,000 in grants

By   /  June 19, 2013  /  Letters to the Editor  /  No Comments

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To the editor: The Bristol Warren Education Foundation (BWEF) is pleased to announce the awarding of $50,408 in grant funding for the 2013-14 school year. The funds will support 25 grants that will impact students in each of the Bristol Warren Regional School District’s (BWRSD) schools. The diverse array of programs presented by the BWRSD […]

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St Michael’s Church evening prayer for Newtown, Ct.

By   /  December 18, 2012  /  Things to Do  /  No Comments

BRISTOL — St Michael’s Church of Bristol will hold an evening prayer in remembrance of the victims of the Newtown, Connecticut shooting. When: Friday, December 21 at 6:30 pm Where: St Michael’s Church 399 Hope Street, Bristol

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Using social media to win in 2012

By   /  September 10, 2012  /  Government & Politics, News  /  No Comments

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BRISTOL — Arab Spring, Trayvon Martin, Kony 2012, these are just a few examples of recent news events that have played out primarily through social media. With each passing news cycle there is an increasing awareness of the role social media plays in reporting and in some cases shaping the news of the day. The […]

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Bristol Warren Education Foundation awards $43,000 in grants

By   /  August 29, 2012  /  Schools  /  No Comments

Hundreds of students have benefited from programs like the Community String Project through grants from The Bristol Warren Education Foundation.

BRISTOL/WARREN — The Bristol Warren Education Foundation (BWEF) has awarded $43,000 in grants to support programs in the Bristol Warren Regional School District (BWRSD) for the 2012-2013 school year. Teachers and staff from all six district schools — Mt. Hope High School, Kickemuit Middle School, Hugh Cole, Guiteras, Colt-Andrews, and Rockwell elementary schools — applied […]

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