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February 25th, 2021

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The COVID Context: Delaware’s Falling School Enrollment

February 18th, 2021

Author: Kelsey Mensch

Breaking Down Gov. Carney’s 2021 State of the State

January 29th, 2021

Author: Neil Kirschling

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State Reimbursements Don’t Cover Even Half the Cost of Childcare

May 21st, 2018

Author: Madeleine Bayard

    As any parent will tell you, childcare is important—and expensive.   And, for low-income parents who are working, training for a job, or looking for work, Delaware provides a subsidy called Purchase of Care to help pay for early learning tuition. Delaware covers about 15,000 children up to age 12 every year...

What We’re Reading: A Timeless Reminder of Structural Inequity

May 21st, 2018

Author: Madeleine Bayard

  What I'm Reading: The Truly Disadvantaged: The Inner City, the Underclass, and Public Policy, by William Julius Wilson   Author William Julius Wilson has his fans far and wide. He is a National Medal of Science winner.  National Book Award winner Ta-Nehisi Coates has called him an intellectual deity, a...

Community Collaboration: Hodgson Vo-Tech and LACC

May 16th, 2018

Author: Rodel Foundation of Delaware

A group of Hodgson Vocational Technical High School students traveled to the Latin American Community Center (LACC). What was their goal? To spread the word about good dental hygiene and gain meaningful real world experience. The Hodgson Vo-Tech students enrolled in the school’s dental assistant program are learning how to work alongside...

What We’re Reading: Asking the Right Questions about Equity and Career Pathways

May 2nd, 2018

Author: Jenna Ahner

    What I’m Reading: 10 Equity Questions to Ask about Career and Technical Education, by Nancy Hoffman   In my role at Rodel, I focus on helping Delaware students pursue the college and career options that interest them. My passion for this work stems from my own experiences. As a first generation college...