The University of Delaware Cooperative Extension will hold several sessions of ServSafe® and Delaware Dine Safe in the fall of 2009 in each of Cooperative Extension County offices.

Food safety in a food service establishment is non-negotiable; each year, an …

Escrito el 17 Aug 2009

Essay by ...

(Jill Biden, a lifelong educator with a doctorate in education from the University of Delaware, teaches English at Northern Virginia Community College, he writes the next article.)

Every year around this time, I am struck by the growing number of …

Escrito el 06 Aug 2009

Sussex ...

On June 3, HOY en Delaware had the opportunity to visit the Sussex Academy of Arts & Sciences (SAAS), located in Georgetown, Delaware.

SAAS was the first charter school to open in Sussex County.

Delaware’s charter school law was passed …

Escrito el 06 Aug 2009

Nine ...

Nine schools in the Indian River School District were classified as “Superior” when the State of Delaware released its 2009 school accountability ratings on July 31.

East Millsboro Elementary School, Frankford Elementary School, Georgetown Elementary School, Long Neck Elementary School, …

Escrito el 06 Aug 2009

IRSD Board ...

At its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, July 28, the Indian River Board of Education formally entered into a new three-year contract agreement with the district’s teachers union.

The contract was officially signed by Board of Education President Charles Bireley …

Escrito el 29 Jul 2009

Nonprofit ...

EMERAL HILLS, CA– Thousands of public school districts across the country flexed their size over the summer as they leveraged buying power when purchasing books and other supplies in preparation for the new school year. They are able to take …

Escrito el 24 Jul 2009

Evaluación ...

Washington, D.C. (07 de julio de 2009) – El primero de julio los estudiantes que solicitan admisión a facultades de estudios de posgrado a lo largo del país podrán aprovechar una nueva herramienta de evaluación. Llamado el ETS® Personal Potential …

Escrito el 21 Jul 2009

La NEA ...

SAN DIEGO—La Asociación Nacional de Educación le conferirá al Gobernador Bill Richardson, de Nuevo México, el Premio al Mejor Gobernador de la Educación en América, el viernes, 3 de julio de 2009. Este premio anual reconoce y honra a los …

Escrito el 02 Jul 2009

Teach Your ...

Financial illiteracy has become an epidemic. According to a recent report from the National Foundation for Credit Counseling, more than 40 percent of Americans grade themselves a C, D or F on their knowledge of personal finance issues.

This illiteracy …

Escrito el 25 Jun 2009

Keep ...

SALISBURY –Academic studies verify what teachers and parents already know, that, over the course of the summer vacation, students lose reading and math skills; so it’s good to know parents can do something to combat the problem.

The steepest decline …

Escrito el 18 Jun 2009

First ...

They may be little people, but they have accomplished big things.

Late afternoon at First Steps/Primeros Pasos Early Childhood Learning Center, located on the lower level of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Georgetown, was the scene of much preparation for …

Escrito el 17 Jun 2009

Delaware ...

Wilmington- These are the Students that received recognition at an award ceremony held in Dover on April 25, 2009:

ACADEMICS

This year’s winner for New Castle County in the category of Academics is a senior at William Penn High School. …

Escrito el 02 Jun 2009