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  Category: Department of Education


New members to join Teachers Advisory Council

Department of Education | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Secretary of Education Susan Bunting welcomes the second cohort of her Teachers Advisory Council to gather feedback of educators from across the state.




Delaware celebrates Lights on Afterschool

Department of Education | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Hundreds of children, families, business and community leaders will come together throughout the state and nation Thursday at Lights On Afterschool events to celebrate the achievements of afterschool students and draw attention to the need for more afterschool programs to serve children nationwide who are unsupervised and at risk each weekday afternoon.




Top national mathematics, science teachers recognized

Department of Education | News | Date Posted: Monday, October 21, 2019

Four Delaware teachers have been named as recipients of the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST), the highest recognition that K-12 mathematics and science teachers can receive for outstanding teaching in the United States. The finalists were honored last week at the national awards ceremony in Washington, DC.




State releases updates to Delaware Report Card

Department of Education | News | Date Posted: Thursday, October 17, 2019

On-demand translation and printable snapshots are among new upgrades released today to the Delaware Report Card.




Colonial’s Rebecca Louise Vitelli named 2020 Delaware Teacher of the Year

Department of Education | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Vitelli, whose classes include a mix of students with disabilities and their typically developing peers, said all children are born with an innate drive and extraordinary ability to learn: “They have remarkable potential, which can be achieved by early intervention.”







  Category: Department of Education


New members to join Teachers Advisory Council

Department of Education | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Secretary of Education Susan Bunting welcomes the second cohort of her Teachers Advisory Council to gather feedback of educators from across the state.




Delaware celebrates Lights on Afterschool

Department of Education | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Hundreds of children, families, business and community leaders will come together throughout the state and nation Thursday at Lights On Afterschool events to celebrate the achievements of afterschool students and draw attention to the need for more afterschool programs to serve children nationwide who are unsupervised and at risk each weekday afternoon.




Top national mathematics, science teachers recognized

Department of Education | News | Date Posted: Monday, October 21, 2019

Four Delaware teachers have been named as recipients of the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST), the highest recognition that K-12 mathematics and science teachers can receive for outstanding teaching in the United States. The finalists were honored last week at the national awards ceremony in Washington, DC.




State releases updates to Delaware Report Card

Department of Education | News | Date Posted: Thursday, October 17, 2019

On-demand translation and printable snapshots are among new upgrades released today to the Delaware Report Card.




Colonial’s Rebecca Louise Vitelli named 2020 Delaware Teacher of the Year

Department of Education | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Vitelli, whose classes include a mix of students with disabilities and their typically developing peers, said all children are born with an innate drive and extraordinary ability to learn: “They have remarkable potential, which can be achieved by early intervention.”