banner photo: Governor Gina Raimondo sign a Gubernatorial Proclamation declaring April 11 - 15, 2016 as Education Awareness Week.
April 11, 2016
Students from Central Falls High School and the Providence Career & Technical Academy participated in a Mock Legislative Session, Tour of the Rhode Island State House, Education Awareness Week Proclamation Ceremony, and JA Job Shadow with state leaders.
April 14, 2016
Members from JA's Board of Directors were joined by government, educational, and business leaders for JA Leaders Day at George J. West Elementary School in Providence.
April 15, 2016
U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse joined government and business leaders, as well as members of Junior Achievement and Teach For America's Board of Directors, at Roger Williams Middle School in Providence. They talked to students about what they do as Senators and how government works. They also joined them as they played the JA $mart Consumer Finance game, part of Financial Literacy Month.