Sparking Curiosity and a Love of Teaching: Q&A with Teacher of the Year Cory Hafer

February 6th, 2024

Author: Matt Amis

*Photos by Jennifer Corbett and Cory Hafer.   For the students inside Cory Hafer’s classroom, such questions can launch an investigative journey and a love of learning. Hafer, a science and engineering teacher at Middletown High School, is Delaware’s 2024 Teacher of the Year. Over the course of five years at Middletown...

Study Recommends Major Updates to School Funding System: A Look at the AIR Report

January 30th, 2024

Author: Julia Zammith

Educators, researchers, and advocates have long agreed Delaware’s school funding formula is in need of updates and modernization. Per the lawsuit brought by the ACLU of Delaware and Delawareans for Educational Opportunity, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) were contracted by the Department of Education to carry out an independent...

What Did Federal COVID Funding Do for Delaware Schools?

January 9th, 2024

Author: Julia Zammith

Back in 2021, President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act, the third federal stimulus package launched in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, provided $350 billion for states, local governments, territories and tribal governments, with around $125 billion nationally earmarked for K-12 schools through the Elementary and...

We’re Hiring: Associate Director of Development

January 9th, 2024

Author: Rodel

Rodel is hiring! Job title: Associate Director of Development Position Summary: At Rodel, we partner with national and local funders to co-invest with us to improve the lives of all Delawareans. A successful Associate Director for Development will provide a clear vision for operationalizing Rodel’s co-investment pipeline in...
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