Next Steps for Federal Stimulus Dollars and Delaware Schools

Author: Kelsey Mensch

May 12th, 2021

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“Science of Reading” Early Literacy Gains Steam in Legislature

May 11th, 2021

Author: Kelsey Mensch

Teacher Residencies Get a Legislative Push

May 10th, 2021

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Delaware’s Learning Curve on English Learners

November 6th, 2017

Author: Neil Kirschling

I studied Spanish throughout the entirety of my schooling. Even after the point when foreign language classes were no longer required for students in my district, I elected to study Spanish every year until I graduated high school. I entered the University of Delaware with a few AP Spanish credits to my name and declared a Spanish minor, spent...

Continuing to Appeal for Early Learning Investments

October 17th, 2017

Author: Madeleine Bayard

As this recent News Journal article summarized, due in part to a budget shortfall, Delaware will not fund tiered reimbursements for new early learning programs entering the Stars quality rating program this fiscal year. The same is true of existing programs that are attempting to move up in Stars rating.   Already, we in the early...

October 16, 2017

October 16th, 2017

Author: Rodel Foundation of Delaware

Delaware News The News Journal Taking risks for success at Olive B. Loss Elementary School in Bear Olive B. Loss Elementary School teacher Katie Russell knew she was taking a risk asking a class full of fourth-graders to build Rube Goldberg machines. The contraptions are, by definition, needlessly complex. They're composed of an entire series of...

Delaware’s Public High Schools Ranked Among Top Ten Nationally

October 13th, 2017

Author: Paul Herdman

  Over the weekend I read that U.S. News released its annual collection of high school rankings—and, lo and behold—Delaware’s public high schools landed as eighth-best in the country.   Before we pop the champagne, we should note that the website’s methodology examines the highest performing high schools in each state. We...