Sign the petition!   Demand Funding For Delaware K-3 Basic Special Education Students

Please send the petition in support of special education!

The Delaware Special Education nightmare has gone on long enough.  Years ago, Delaware Governor Jack Markell signed a bill to give extra funding for special education students.  With categories such as basic, complex and intensive, this unit-based funding model allots funds based on the number of special education categories there are in each grade at […]

https://exceptionaldelaware.wordpress.com/2016/05/11/demand-funding-for-delaware-k-3-basic-special-education-students/

Delaware Educational Technology Report Wants Statewide Personalized Learning By 2020

The corporate education reform juggernaut wants personalized learning in every school in America, and Delaware’s latest educational technology report will help to make sure that happens in The First State.  Unless you home school, standardized testing will be impossible to stop in the future.  The plans from this report could also bring data mining into your […]

https://exceptionaldelaware.wordpress.com/2016/03/31/delaware-educational-technology-report-wants-statewide-personalized-learning-by-2020/

Governor Markell Signs “March for the Arts” Proclamation As New Arts Standards Are Approved By State Board of Education

The latest news release from the Delaware Department of Education covers the arts in Delaware schools.  Or more specifically, new “standards” for the arts.  Because in today’s society, we must standardize every single aspect.  I love the phrase “citizenship readiness”.  Does the DOE think all of the students in our schools are illegal immigrants?  Once […]

https://exceptionaldelaware.wordpress.com/2016/03/23/governor-markell-signs-march-for-the-arts-proclamation-as-new-arts-standards-are-approved-by-state-board-of-education/