More on Education

Apr 9, 2019

Langevin Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Discharge Student Loans of Parents of Disabled

Legislation extends disability loan forgiveness to Parent PLUS Loan program.

Mar 7, 2019

Langevin, Thompson Introduce Bill to Strengthen Cybersecurity Education in CTE Programs

Bipartisan legislation provides resources to develop career and technical education curricula that incorporate cybersecurity training.

Feb 22, 2019

Langevin Bill to Support Agriculture Education Signed into Law

Legislation updates the FFA (formerly Future Farmers of America) charter to enable the organization to better serve its 669,000 student members.

Feb 12, 2019

Bipartisan Legislation will Improve Teaching for English Learners

Bill supports teacher preparation programs that prepare future educators for the growing non-native English-speaking student population.

Feb 11, 2019

Langevin, Thompson Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Recognizing National Career and Technical Education Month

Congressmen Langevin and Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) introduced a resolution recognizing February as National Career and Technical Education Month.

Jan 22, 2019

House Passes Langevin, Thompson Bill to Modernize FFA

Legislation brings FFA (formerly Future Farmers of America) charter in line with other non-profits, strengthening agricultural education for its 669,000 student members.

Dec 4, 2018

New Legislation Aims to Bolster Cybersecurity Education Among Skilled Trades

Congressmen Langevin's and Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson's (R-PA) bill would incorporate cybersecurity into curricula for students preparing for careers in critical infrastructure sectors.

Oct 18, 2018

URI Wins $746K for Aquaculture Worker Training at RI Sea Grant

U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline announced $745,815 in NOAA funding to the Rhode Island Sea Grant program at the University of Rhode Island.

Oct 17, 2018

Experts Discuss Rhode Island’s English Learner Achievement Gap at RIC

Congressman Langevin hosted a panel discussion focused on improving educational outcomes for Rhode Island’s English learner (EL) student population.

Sep 26, 2018

Langevin Supports Defense, Labor, Health and Education Government Funding Package

Congressman Langevin voted today in favor of H.R. 6157, the legislative vehicle to fund the federal government.