Under State of Delaware law, the Delaware Department of Education (DDOE) is required to exercise general control and supervision over all public schools in the state. DDOE supports districts and charter schools with resources, professional development, grant access and more so that all Delaware students are ready for success in college, career and life. Delaware education laws and regulations are often formed in partnership with the State Board of Education (SBE), the Professional Standards Board (PSB) and the Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association (DIAA).

Providing public comment – Persons wishing to present their views on any DDOE regulation may do so by close of business on or before the date noted in the proposed regulation. Comments are considered public record and published in their entirety. Please do not include information in your public comment that you do not want to appear online.


Emergency, Proposed, and Final Regulations

All emergency, proposed and final regulations must be posted in Delaware’s Register of Regulations before being added to the Delaware Administrative Code.

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Comments on Proposed Regulations

The following regulations are proposed and out for comment. Click on the regulation number to see the current posted comments for that proposed regulation, or view comments for all proposed regulations.

NumberTitleComment Period CloseComment Count
701Unit Count09/01/220
702Education Opportunity Fund09/01/220
1034DIAA Health and Safety Requirements07/06/222
1035In-Season Athletic Activities and Contact07/06/221
1040Out-of-Season and Summer Athletic Activities and Contact07/06/2210
1043Officials07/06/221
1543Secondary Science Teacher08/02/220
1554Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher08/02/221
1581School Reading Specialist07/06/221