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  • Latest Take Note Newsletter:

    • Teacher of the Year video, PAEMST finalists, statewide science assessment and more (October 25, 2017



    • Community Conversation dates, inspiring middle school teacher, early educator spotlight and more (September 27, 2017)
    • Electric guitars, Colonial farmers markets, teaching in high-needs schools and more (August 30, 2017)
    • Bayard college visits, CR student in China, Red Clay STEM and more (July 26, 2017)
    • 2018 Teachers of the Year, DSU Early Bird program, Forwood sensory garden and more (June 28, 2017)
    • Walk of Fame, NextGen teacher leaders, professional learning redesign and more (May 31, 2017)
    • Early learning grant, Next Gen Science Standards, student spotlight and more (April 26, 2017
    • ESSA, college remediation, POLYTECH robotics and more (March 29, 2017
    • ESSA, teacher leaders, school bus GPS pilot, teacher spotlight and more (February 22, 2017)
    • Bunting nominated as Secretary, Assistant Principal Academy, Pathways grant and more (January 25, 2017)


    • Delaware education's year in review, Teacher of the Year, teacher leader pilot, Smarter Analytics and more (December 28, 2016)
    • Watershed education, ESSA, CTE gender divide, free books and more (November 30, 2016)
    • Teacher of the Year, ESSA, math and science educators honored and more (October 26, 2016)
    • ESSA, Compassionate Schools, spotlighting college application resources, scholarships more (September 28, 2016)
    • Welcome Back, ESSA, Teacher Leader Pilot, Appoquinimink 'Day Zero' and more (August 31, 2016)
    • Smarter results, Pathways to Green Schools, State Scholarships and more (July 27, 2016)
    • 2017 Teachers of the Year, Delaware College Scholars, My Very Own Library and more (June 29, 2016)
    • Banking at school, overnight camp, "Getting to Zero," School Nurse Day and more (May 25, 2016)
    • National chess champions, "Bright Spots," College Signing Day and more (April 27, 2016)
    • Educational fellowship, student spotlights, Teachers of the Year talk to Legislators and more (March 30, 2016)
    • "Little Senators," dual enrollment, reward/recognition schools and more (February 24, 2016)
    • Acting U.S. Secretary of Education visit, Frank the Tank, Farm to School programs, and more (January 27, 2016)


    • Delaware education's year in review, teacher mentoring, early education, Schoology and more (December 30, 2015)
    • Principal fellowship, parent center, Teaching Channel Laureate and more (November 25, 2015)
    • Afterschool programs, Special Olympics Unified Sports, 2016 Teacher of the Year and more (October 28, 2015)
    • Project SEARCH, teacher mentoring program, Farm-to-Preschool, and more (September 30, 2015)
    • Smarter score resources, back to school and more (August 26, 2015)
    • Teaching award winners, migrant education, spotlights and more (July 29, 2015)
    • District Teachers of Year, college scholars, spotlights and more (June 24, 2015)
    • First edition, active learning, teacher leadership, twin accomplishments and more (May 27, 2015)



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    Alison May
    Public Information Officer
    Delaware Department of Education
    401 Federal Street, Suite #2
    Dover, Delaware 19901
    Phone: (302) 735-4035
    Fax: (302) 739-4654