Tag: assessments

Delaware’s NAEP Results: Draw Your Own Conclusion

Policy and Practice, Postsecondary Success

November 5th, 2015

A few days ago we published a blog on Delaware’s NAEP Results: 5 Data Takeaways. Here are some data considerations to keep in mind as you read the tea leaves from this year’s NAEP results. 1. Lookout for misNAEPery—the misuse of NAEP data. National bloggers like Mike Petrilli are warning against jumping to conclusions about the policy...

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October 31, 2013

Early Childhood Education, News, Policy and Practice, Postsecondary Success, Student-Centered Learning

October 31st, 2013

Local News Sussex Countian Business leaders is principal for a day at Sussex Tech Sussex Technical High School recently hosted Rod Ward as its Principal of the Day. Ward is the president and CEO of Corporation Service Company (CSC), headquartered in Wilmington. CSC has offices throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe. He spent his time at...

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September 17, 2013

Early Childhood Education, News, Policy and Practice, Postsecondary Success, Student-Centered Learning

September 17th, 2013

Local News The News Journal Opinions sought on school systems A group of “concerned citizens” wants to personally survey at least 5,000 Delawareans in an effort to put their thoughts on education issues in front of state leaders. “There are so many things happening in education right now, and there’s so much momentum,” said Rod Ward, who...

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August 26, 2013

Early Childhood Education, News, Policy and Practice

August 26th, 2013

Local News The News Journal New Castle County Vo-Tech names new principals Delcastle Technical High School and Hodgson Vo-Tech will have new principals this school year, the New Castle County Vo-Tech School District has announced. Clifton Hayes will take over at Delcastle Tech. Formerly an assistant principal at Howard High School of Technology...

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