Register for the PTA Youth Leadership Summit
April 17th, 2015Registration is now open for the 2015 Annual Youth Leadership Summit. The 2015 Youth Leadership Summit will be held April 25th at Middletown High School from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. This interactive leadership and advocacy training will prepare students to become active and engaged PTSA leaders in their schools and communities. Students will hone...
September 13, 2013
News, Policy and Practice, Postsecondary Success
September 13th, 2013Local News The News Journal Progress made on Delaware's education standards, but more needed An opinion by Mark Murphy, Delaware Secretary of Education As students return to the classroom, educators across the state are creating new and stronger opportunities to help them succeed. Fourteen grants were just awarded to schools around our state to...
Long Awaited Charter School Bill Introduced in the House
June 4th, 2013In the fall of last year, Governor Jack Markell and former Representative Terry Schooley created a Charter Work Group to review the current charter school law and recommend changes. Members included charter schools, the business community, DSEA, PTA, school districts and boards, legislators, Delaware Department of Education, and the State Board...
iEducate Delaware: “Pulaski on the Prowl” Empowers
May 30th, 2013On May 1st, we began accepting nominations for iEducate Delaware, an initiative to uncover and share the amazing stories of education leaders across the state. As the nomination window continues through the end of June, we will be posting updates about last year’s honorees and their projects. Rodel invested $2,000 in each of these honorees’...