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Answers On Delaware Met Reveal More Questions

Today, on Town Square Delaware, members of The Delaware Met Board of Directors broke the public veil of silence and spoke out on the issues surrounding the school.  1,634 more words

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Students With Disabilities & Delaware Charter Schools: OCR Complaint & We Need Your Help!

Last week, I filed a complaint with the United States Department of Education Office of Civil Rights against the Delaware Department of Education for allowing a culture of discrimination against students with disabilities at Delaware charter schools.  1,141 more words

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Many Delaware Parents Are NOT Happy With Smarter Balanced Results

As predicted, Delaware parents are not happy with the Smarter Balanced Assessment results.  Of course, the ones who scored proficient or above have not been vocal.  237 more words

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DOE Shellshock! Delaware Educators, DO NOT LOOK AT DOE WEBSITE For Special Education Guidance!!!!

Thank you to the baffled soul who sent this to me.  Usually when I look up special education law for Delaware, I just go straight to Title 14.  1,873 more words

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The Complete Unembargoed Delaware Smarter Balanced Assessment Results

10% Proficiency in Math for Students With Disabilities

15% in English/Language Arts for Students With Disabilities

21% in Math for low-income students

35% in English/Language Arts for low-income students… 105 more words

Parent Opt Out Of The Smarter Balanced Assessment

Roughly 10% Of Special Education Students In Delaware Are "Proficient" On Smarter Balanced

I just heard roughly 10% of students with disabilities in Delaware were rated as proficient in Delaware for the Smarter Balanced Assessment administered last Spring.  I wish to God this test would just disappear.  104 more words

Parent Opt Out Of The Smarter Balanced Assessment

Is Truancy still a crime?

Popular culture abounds with romanticized references to underage students “cutting class,” “ditching,” and similar handles for the concept of children rebelliously daring to burst free of the pointless confines of the schoolhouse to roam about the city at will, playing pranks, getting into trouble, and in general doing what children will inevitably do when no adults are around. 356 more words