Monthly Archives: July 2011

Beginning of consolidation?

In todays News Journal we see that a district in Sussex county, Laurel, is in financial trouble because our state government has not only cut funding, but saddled the district with 10% transportation costs. In a fellow bloggers page,Children & … Continue reading

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Learn from History or suffer the same mistakes.

While watching a new TV series tonight I spotted a quote above the entrance to a JFK High school, it stated “Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army… Edward Everett” It made me think about some … Continue reading

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Found This on NSBA’s facebook page, and thought we don’t have anything like this happening in Delaware right????

State school board upset with Lincoln County’s hiring issues  – News – The Charleston Gazette – West Virginia News and Sports –.

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2010 Census results affecting Milford schools

Among Delaware’s youngest, minorities outnumber whites Today, buried in a side bar of the DNJ was an article about the 2010 census whose results should be of real concern for all state agencies that support the growth of children in … Continue reading

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Thank you to all those who gave me the positive feedback

I recieved many words of encouragement from folks both in the community and those who follow education in Delaware. After tonights board meeting and based on the positive feedback I’ve recieved I will continue to be the voice of the … Continue reading

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Five Years of Blogging about Education issues in Delaware

Back in April 2006, I started this blog page to give me an outlet to share what was going on with Education in not only the Milford School District, but also around the state. Since that time I’ve used my … Continue reading

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July; New school year and school board officer selection.

As July starts its time for swearing in of new school board members and election of the new officers for the 2011-2012 school year. I thought I would share some important words as to what are our responsibilities as board … Continue reading

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