State To Vaccinate Child Care Providers In Dover Saturday

Thursday, February 25th, 2021
About 2,500 Delaware child care providers will have the opportunity to be vaccinated this Saturday through a drive-thru COVID-19 vaccination...Read more

Students Encouraged To Enter Webapp Competition

Friday, January 22nd, 2021
The Delaware Department of Education, in conjunction with the state’s geospatial education community, encourages Delaware middle and high school students...Read more

Governor Carney, Secretary Bunting Announce One-Time Enrollment Funding for Schools

Thursday, December 24th, 2020
Additional $9 million will help districts and charters prevent layoffs  WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney and the Delaware Department of...Read more

Upcoming Events

Equalization Meeting

Date: March 9, 2021, 9:00 - 11:00 am

Location: To Be Announced

Meeting required by Delaware Code for Equalization

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Extended Learning Opportunities Subcommittee Meeting

Date: March 9, 2021, 5:00 - 6:30 pm

Location: To Be Announced

To oversee coordination, research, and planning statewide before and after school and summer learning programs for school-age children.

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Governor's Advisory Council on English Learners

Date: March 9, 2021, 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Location: To Be Announced

A key recommendation of Delaware's English Learner Strategic Plan 2022 and established by Governor John Carney with Executive Order 20, the Advisory Council on English Learners is responsible for recommending practices and policies to better meet the needs of English learner students and their families, and to ensure faithful execution of the strategic plan.

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10 hours ago
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Governor John Carney@JohnCarneyDE
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@JohnCarneyDE: Delaware’s child care providers have been vital to our state, our families, and our children throughout this pandemic.

We’re grateful for their work and are pleased we can vaccinate them so they can continue to serve our youngest learners.

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17 hours ago
About 2,500 Delaware child care providers will have the opportunity to be vaccinated this Sat. at a drive-thru COVID-19 vaccination event at Dover Int'l Speedway. This event is invitation-only. A registration link was sent to providers earlier today. More: https://t.co/y9VMFXpVkF

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