All students in Rhode Island deserve an excellent public education that prepares them for lifelong success. Improving our public schools is key to growing our economy.
- Lt. Governor McKee believes all children in Rhode Island should be guaranteed a high-quality public education.
- He is convening education, community and business leaders to push for the kind of foundational improvements that have made Massachusetts public schools among the nation’s best.
- He is committed to strategies for improvement that include high standards of achievement, systems of accountability, empowerment of school leaders, and public school choice.
- "The Moonshot" is Lt. Governor McKee's initiative to have Rhode Island students performing at Massachusetts levels on the National Assessment of Educational Progress by 2021.