Nominate a Local Hero for Black Voices for Black Justice Fund

Author: Paul Herdman

February 25th, 2021


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


May 25, 2017

May 25th, 2017

Author: Rodel Foundation of Delaware

Delaware News Delaware State News Bill would let school districts raise taxes with no referendum Draft legislation in the General Assembly would let school districts raise property taxes without referendums. The bill, which has not yet been assigned a number, would enable school boards to increase taxes every two years by the percentage change in...

May 24, 2017

May 24th, 2017

Author: Rodel Foundation of Delaware

Delaware News Cape Gazette Mariner student Emadah White wins technology state championship Emadah White, an eighth-grader at Mariner Middle School, won the state championship title at the recent Delaware State Technology Student Association Competition. All students were asked to create a car out of a wood balsa block. The car had to adhere to...

Tribute to a Global Teacher

May 23rd, 2017

Author: Paul Herdman

Last Friday, a friend and colleague, Lee Sing Kong, passed away from an apparent heart attack at the age of 65. See a story about his passing here.   He was both a horticulturist and an educator. I knew him as the latter in his role as the director of the National Institute for Education (NIE). He was a master educator. He not only helped...

May 23, 2017

May 23rd, 2017

Author: Rodel Foundation of Delaware

Delaware News The News Journal Pilot School names new director A new director with a familiar face is taking the reins at the Pilot School of Delaware this summer, replacing long-time administrator Kathy Craven. Alexandra (Alix) Reese Kokkoris, currently director of the school's lower division, will take over for Craven Aug. 1. Craven, who has...