Policy and Practice


January 10, 2013

January 11th, 2013


Local News The News Journal Prescription for learning The STEM Academy is a major piece of a restructuring plan at Glasgow that aims to boost student achievement in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Incoming students also can choose the Business and Entrepreneurship Academy or the Arts and Humanities Academy. School leaders hope...

January 4, 2013

January 4th, 2013


Local News DFM News Delaware set to review several new charter applications Two charter schools with reputations for strong academic performance and two sponsors touting model formats that have succeeded elsewhere in the country are seeking authorization to expand or launch new programs in Delaware. They are among the eight proposals filed with...

January 3, 2013

January 3rd, 2013


Local News DFM News Community Education Building to open a year later than planned The Community Education Building, Bank of America’s gift to Delaware’s charter school movement, will not open until the 2014-15 school year, 12 months later than planned. The delay will allow the building’s operators to “get it done right,” said Riccardo...

December 31, 2012

December 31st, 2012


Local News New monthly e-publication by Office of Early Learning The Office of Early Learning has launched a monthly, new e-publication to support the early learning initiative. See the December 2012 newsletter here. The News Journal Survey will allow teachers to speak up Delaware public school educators have a new way to make their voices heard...