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Teacher Newsletter – November 2016

November 11th, 2016

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  Rodel Teacher Newsletter is a resource for Delaware's teachers to learn about teacher leadership opportunities across the state, nation, and world. View this email in your browser Rodel Teacher Council Policy Briefs Released   With the 2016...

Teacher Newsletter – October 2016

October 1st, 2016

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  Rodel Teacher Newsletter is a resource for Delaware's teachers to learn about teacher leadership opportunities across the state, nation, and world. View this email in your browser Opportunities Galore as Fall Kicks Into High Gear 2017 Blended and...

Key Questions and Valuable Resources on ESSA

September 29th, 2016

Author: Mamie Doyle Mannella

What is the Every Student Succeeds Act? On Dec. 10, President Barack Obama signed the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) into law. ESSA is the most recent version of the federal government’s biggest K-12 law, the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, which came into effect in 1965. It governs around $25 billion in federal resources that are...

Is Delaware Underserving High-Achieving Students?

September 14th, 2016

Author: Liz Hoyt

Last week, the Fordham Institute released a report examining the extent to which states’ current (or planned) accountability systems serve high-achieving students. Delaware earned a rating of 1 out of 4 stars, suggesting room for improvement. Here’s our take. What does this mean for Delaware? There *is* room for Delaware (and other states)...