Tag: early childhood education
5 Key Takeaways from the Early Childhood Council’s Strategic Plan
Early Childhood Education, News, Policy and Practice
November 19th, 2020As holidays approach during an extra stressful year, families with young children are no doubt extra grateful for the childcare providers in their lives. The local industry has adapted mightily to help kids and families, and the Delaware Early Childhood Council is responding to the times with its new strategic plan. The plan celebrates...
Maria Matos: The Power of Advocacy, Investments in Early Learning
Early Childhood Education, News
April 8th, 2016Guest blog by Maria Matos, president and CEO of the Latin American Community Center There are three traits that the Hispanic community has in common: our faith in God, our dedication to family, and the notion that we as a people are extremely patriotic to our country. Faith is what inspired my dad to move our family from Camden, New...
July 17, 2013
July 17th, 2013Local News The News Journal Too few students going to college in Delaware, study finds Not enough of the state’s students are graduating from college and there are big differences in how well public high schools are preparing students, according to a new study released Tuesday. The state’s high schools are increasing the number of high...
July 12, 2013
Early Childhood Education, News, Policy and Practice, Postsecondary Success
July 12th, 2013Local News The News Journal Teamwork will better the city of Wilmington An opinion by Darius Brown Andrew Carnegie called teamwork “The ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.” For...