Dr. Ryan Kelley

SCHOOL BEAT

November 17, 2011 // 0 Comments

State Board of Education challenges Michigan schools  by DR. RYAN KELLEY Assistant Superintendent for Instruction Rockford Public Schools Dr. Ryan Kelley The Michigan State Board of Education has placed a challenge to every student and every school in Michigan, by raising the MEAP/MME cut scores (the minimal score at which a student is considered “proficient”). As [...]

SCHOOL BEAT

July 28, 2011 // 0 Comments

Rockford Rotary, Rockford schools celebrate reading  by DR. RYAN KELLEY Assistant Superintendent of Instruction Rockford Public Schools Dr. Ryan Kelley An important skill to develop at an early age is reading, as it is the foundation for all future learning. There is truth in the saying, “Today a reader, tomorrow a leader.” Recognizing this, the Rockford Rotary Club [...]

SCHOOL BEAT

March 24, 2011 // 0 Comments

Common Core State Standards by DR. RYAN KELLEY Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum Rockford Public Schools Dr. Ryan Kelley We continue to witness the impact of the challenging economic times upon our families, friends and neighbors. Many experts believe that the primary method to improve the economy is to have a higher educated workforce. A workforce that possesses [...]

First RPS Hall of Fame members inducted

October 7, 2010 // 0 Comments

It was a ceremony unlike any other for Rockford Public Schools and the impact will continue on for generations. The first inductees in the Rockford Public School Hall of Fame stand in front of the new monument which bears their names. From Friday, October 1 with a monument dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony on through Sunday, October 3 with a farewell brunch, Rockford [...]

Rockford Public Schools exemplary, getting better

March 18, 2010 // 0 Comments

by DR. RYAN KELLEY Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum Rockford Public Schools A quality education is what every parent expects for their children. According to parent survey results in Rockford, our parents believe that their children are receiving a quality education. When asked, “What letter grade would you assign to the education that is provided by Rockford [...]