Tag: early childhood education

Delaware: Making Progress on Consolidating and Aligning Early Childhood Services

Early Childhood Education, News, Policy and Practice

January 26th, 2021

After over a decade of studies and advocacy for more efficient, streamlined early childhood services, Delaware is making significant progress in consolidating its oversight and governance. As advocates and experts have noted, the government bodies that oversee early childhood issues in Delaware is fragmented, at best. At one time, there...

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5 Key Takeaways from the Early Childhood Council’s Strategic Plan

Early Childhood Education, News, Policy and Practice

November 19th, 2020

As 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...

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Maria Matos: The Power of Advocacy, Investments in Early Learning

Early Childhood Education, News

April 8th, 2016

Guest 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...

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July 17, 2013

News, Postsecondary Success

July 17th, 2013

Local 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...

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