The Delaware Department of Education will work with area colleges and universities to develop an infant/toddler credential for early educators with the help of a new $500,000 grant from the W. K. Kellogg Foundation, Secretary of Education Susan Bunting announced today.
Secretary to reconvene Development Team to review public comment on proposed antidiscrimination regulation
The public comment period for proposed 225 Prohibition of Discrimination Regulation closed yesterday. The department received more than 11,000 comments, which deserve careful review before a decision is made. Secretary Bunting is asking the Development Team to reconvene in January to review the comments and make recommendations for changes to the regulation.
Secretary of Education Susan Bunting today announced more than $400,000 in public grants to support new high school pathway programs. The effort expands on the statewide Delaware Pathways initiative to prepare all students to excel in key fields that offer good job opportunities in the new economy. The 40 competitive grants, awarded from federal Perkins funds, will benefit 16 districts or charter schools for the 2018-19 school year. Find a full list below.
DOE Upcoming Events
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Digital Learning Cadre Meeting
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM Delaware's Alternate Standards Training (ELA/Math)
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Community Conversations: K-12 Financial Literacy Standards