Tag: Superstars in Education
July 2, 2013
News, Policy and Practice, Postsecondary Success
July 2nd, 2013Local News The Dover Post Dover High lauded for innovative credit recovery program It was a bright and sunny afternoon back on June 5 as Dover High School’s Class of 2013 received their diplomas. However 28 of those students would not have been able to take that long-awaited walk across the stage if they hadn’t had an extra bit of Daylight...
June 6, 2013
June 6th, 2013Local News The News Journal Charter school reform bill advances in state House A bill aimed at reforming the state’s charter school system is headed to full House, despite objections that the measure needs public input and will hurt traditional schools. The House Education Committee narrowly approved HB 165, 7-6, after a motion to table the bill...
May 16, 2013
News, Policy and Practice, Student-Centered Learning
May 16th, 2013Local News WDEL Star Hill's fluency station improves reading comprehension Teaching students to read with meaning is the goal of an award-winning program at one downstate school. With standardized testing, it became obvious that we were struggling with comprehension." To fix that, Star Hill Elementary School in Camden-Wyoming has set up a fluency...