Tag: internships

The Dawn of Virtual Work-Based Learning: Students Weigh In

Partnerships, Postsecondary Success

October 6th, 2020

When it comes to career pathways and work-based learning experiences for students —Delaware occupies rarified air. We’re considered a national leader for our tight-knit partnerships between high schools, higher ed, and local businesses. Nearly 20,000 high schoolers are gaining in-class instruction along with real-world work experiences...


New High School Charter Options in Kent and Wilmington

News, Policy and Practice

June 21st, 2013

At the June meeting on June 20th, the Delaware State Board of Education approved three new charter high schools—one in Kent County (First State Military Academy) and two in the city of Wilmington (The Delaware Met and Design-Lab High School). All three schools aim to fill a gap in existing choice options and two will replicate deeper learning...


Meet Our Summer Fellow – Liz Hoyt

News, Policy and Practice

June 20th, 2013

Hi, my name is Liz Hoyt, and I’m one of the 2013 Rodel Foundation Summer Fellows.  I’m originally from California.  I earned my B.A. in Political Science, and International Studies at the University of California, Irvine.  During my years as an undergraduate, I was heavily involved in GlobalConnect@UCI, a university-classroom partnership...


Meet our Summer Fellow – Jenna Bucsak


June 17th, 2013

My name is Jenna Bucsak, and I am one of the new interns here at the Rodel Foundation. I will be interning for about 12 weeks this summer, before returning to the University of Delaware to finish my Masters in Public Administration in the fall. I began my undergraduate career at the University of Delaware as an International Relations major...