Many ...

National statistics (NCES, 2003) indicate that Latino parents are less likely than white parents to attend general meetings, school events, participate in school committees, or volunteer. In the United States, these activities are recognized as common forms of parental involvement …

Escrito el 08 Sep 2009

American ...

Wilmington, DE (September 3, 2009) – American Education Services (AES) today announced that the annual Delaware Guide to Student Aid is available at no cost to students and families. The Guide may be accessed online at the Delaware Higher Education …

Escrito el 03 Sep 2009

Markell ...

NEWARK – Delaware children now have better access to health care after Governor Jack Markell signed two bills into law on Thursday that expand the state’s Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and provide developmental screenings for infants and toddlers.

“I …

Escrito el 27 Aug 2009

Student ...

Student possession of cell phones, pagers and other communication devices will be prohibited in all district schools under a revised policy adopted by the Indian River Board of Education on June 23, 2009.

The revised Student Discipline policy states that …

Escrito el 17 Aug 2009

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