Rhode Island Archival and Manuscript Collections Online

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Dr. Frederick (Fred) Burke Commissioner of Education speeches (2005-27)

Rhode Island State Archives

Rhode Island State Archives
337 Westminster Street
Providence, RI 02903
Tel: 401-222-2353
Fax: 401-222-3199
email: statearchives@sos.ri.gov

Scope & content

The records are primarily speeches of Dr. Fred Burke Commission of Education in Rhode Island from 1971-1974. Includes such topics as: Competency Based Teacher Education and Certification; Financing of Public Education; Socialization and the Schools; Public Policy in Education; Reorganization of Education Administration; Humanities and Humanism in Education; and commencement addresses.