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Charlie knows that the state's economic foundation is directly tied to a strong, educated workforce and has worked to create more opportunities for talented, hard working students in Rhode Island to attend college.

* Charlie has proposed a tuition freeze for all students who maintain a B average at the state's pubic colleges and universities.
* He has called for an expanded scholarship program that covers all eligible students
* Charlie will work to hold tuition increases in line with inflation.
* As a state senator, Charlie authored the law that lead to the creation of the RI Collegebound savings program - considered to be one of the best of its kind in the country.
* Charlie has fought to make higher education more affordable for working families and for stronger School-to-Career programs for students just beginning their professional career.
* Charlie recognizes that developing good reading skills during the early childhood years is critical to educational development.
* He has championed reading readiness programs such as Rhode Island Reads and Reading Across Rhode Island for young children in order to improve reading and literacy skills in the primary gradesEducation < Back to Issues

Charlie knows that the state's economic foundation is directly tied to a strong, educated workforce and has worked to create more opportunities for talented, hard working students in Rhode Island to attend college.

* Charlie has proposed a tuition freeze for all students who maintain a B average at the state's pubic colleges and universities.
* He has called for an expanded scholarship program that covers all eligible students
* Charlie will work to hold tuition increases in line with inflation.
* As a state senator, Charlie authored the law that lead to the creation of the RI Collegebound savings program - considered to be one of the best of its kind in the country.
* Charlie has fought to make higher education more affordable for working families and for stronger School-to-Career programs for students just beginning their professional career.
* Charlie recognizes that developing good reading skills during the early childhood years is critical to educational development.
* He has championed reading readiness programs such as Rhode Island Reads and Reading Across Rhode Island for young children in order to improve reading and literacy skills in the primary grades

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