Tag: Teacher Preparation

September 13, 2012

Early Childhood Education, News, Policy and Practice

September 13th, 2012

Local News WHYY First Updating Delaware charter school law An appointed group is taking a second look at the Delaware Charter School Law which was established nearly 17 years ago. WDEL EdWatch: Red Clay, Delaware Tech offer construction program Delaware Tech has teamed up with the Red Clay School District for a work training program. The...


September 4, 2012


September 4th, 2012

Here are several stories in today’s news about Delaware education and from across the nation: Local News The News Journal Go for the gold at school with Race to the Top plan An op-ed by Mark Murphy, Delaware Secretary of Education This is the year when we will be deepening execution of our state’s Race to the Top plan. That includes fully...


August 29, 2012

News, Policy and Practice

August 29th, 2012

Local News Sussex County Post Outside the box? School financing needs an equitable overhaul An opinion by Rep. Dan Short For too many years, public policymakers in Delaware have debated how to make school financing fair for all students. Yet, to date, the answers continue to be inadequate and school funding remains unequal across the districts...


August 28, 2012


August 28th, 2012

National News The Republic 40% of New Mexico high school seniors still need to pass exit exam to get diploma   More than 40% of New Mexico's high school seniors still need to pass the state's exit exam if they are to earn their diplomas without jumping through additional hoops. State officials adopted the exit exam test in 2010, but this year is...