June 22, 2017

June 22nd, 2017


Delaware News Newark Post Newark High School lauded for energy saving efforts The Delaware Municipal Electric Corporation (DEMEC) recently awarded the Christina School District with a check for more than $11,000 for its efforts last year to reduce energy usage. DEMEC spokeswoman Heather Contant said Newark High School’s chief custodian, Rod...

June 21, 2017

June 21st, 2017


Delaware News Department of Education 2018 District/Charter Teachers of the Year named Twenty Delaware teachers are finalists to be named Delaware’s 2018 Teacher of the Year. Selected from among the 9,000 public school teachers in the state, the candidates were nominated by their districts or the Delaware Charter School Network because of their...

June 20, 2017

June 20th, 2017


Delaware News Brandywine Buzz Teachers say social-emotional learning can lead to healthier, happier kids As teachers, we know our jobs involve a lot more than academics. There are students in each of our classrooms who are suffering through stress and trauma at home, be it from poverty, hunger, divorce, addiction, violence, a learning disability...

June 19, 2017

June 19th, 2017


Delaware News Delaware Public Media Teachers' union president weighs in on state cuts to education, other issues Lawmakers continue to squabble over how to fill Delaware’s 2018 budget hole and deliver a balanced spending plan by June 30th. Cuts to education are likely to be part of any solution and that’s not sitting well with educators. The...