WHO should join RIASCD? Why Join RIASCD?
• Meetings and Workshops cover topics of importance to Rhode Island educators and provide opportunities for networking, collaborating and renewal.
• Pre-Service teacher conference provides support for new teachers.
• Electronic Newsletters and website furnish timely announcements and information on state and local events and developments related to teaching and learning.
• Training by the nation’s most reputable presenters.
• ASCD books and materials available for purchase at all workshops and meetings in support of current research on teaching and learning.
• Member discounted rates on registration for conferences and workshops
• Professional development opportunities at regular membership meetings
• Opportunities to serve on committees and task forces that partner with other organizations • Influence on state-wide educational policies and issues, especially Whole Child
• Connection with ASCD, the premier international organization of educational professionals