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Education Series

Two UD Student Startup Teams Compete in College Pitch Philly

University of Delaware teams placed first and fourth in the College Pitch Philly competition at the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship’s (USASBE) annual conference on Saturday, Jan. 21. Amira Idris, founder of Vibrating Therapeutic Apparel (VTA), took first place...

Inspired by MLK, Students Soar at Communication Contest

Seven high school students displayed incredible talent as they leant their voices to the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King at Sunday's MLK Communication Contest at The Baby Grand in Wilmington. The New Castle County students each were identified by their teachers as having a...

Averting a Crisis at Delaware Tech

As the General Assembly gathers this year, they have a lot of thinking to do. They must decide, by voting with dollars, where their priorities lie. Their investments should be wise and beneficial to our collective futures. And they’ve...

UD Prof: There’s a Safe Way to Head a Soccer Ball

Researcher Kaminski spearheads safe soccer heading course for national organization. Soccer is beloved for its creativity, fluidity and spectacular moments. A perfect header – whether it be a diving goal or a timely clear – can be that moment of...

Great Delaware Math and Science Teachers Lauded

Department of Education to honor top educators at December 1st Event Four innovative and passionate teachers from Cape Henlopen School District, Capital School District and MOT Charter School have been named winners of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics...

20 Nominated for 2017 Delaware Teacher of the Year

One of 20 local teachers will be named Delaware’s Teacher of the Year for 2017. Selected from among the 9,000 public school teachers in the state, the nominees each represent one of the state’s 19 school districts and network of...

UD Startup ‘Launchpad’ Stakes $5000 For Winning Teams

The Delaware Startup Launchpad program is looking for technology-based startups to apply for the opportunity to get hands-on training, mentoring – and cash awards – for startup teams working to validate novel business models. The program is presented by the...

Lacrosse Teens Shine Spotlight on Relationship Violence

Weeks before college commencement, few young people are thinking about leaving a legacy. They're finding apartments, securing first jobs, wrapping up courses and ordering caps and gowns. However, in May 2010, three weeks before graduating from the University of Virginia,...

The Whodunit of 756 Dead Sheep (and Other Tales from the National Mock Trial Competition)

“Calling the case of Illan Zabala versus Luz Bennett and the Flying B Cattle Ranch!” Following three consecutive years of losing his sheep to the Bluetongue virus at the Trailing of the Sheep Festival in Picabo, Idaho, Illan Zabala files...

Learn and Love – My Reflections from India

Three weeks ago, I returned from volunteering at Pardada Pardadi Education Society, a rural girl’s school in Uttar Pradesh, India. Set in the middle of 64 villages along the Ganges River, over 70% of women in that region are...
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State to ramp up vaccines for teachers, has given 253,535 doses of vaccine

253,535 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine had been administered as of Friday, the state said.

Schools hope summer programs, support will avoid students being held back

  Droves of students will not be held back because of interruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Delaware educators say. Instead, schools will bear down on...

Do More 24 shatters record in first three hours, ends with 5 times last year’s total

The grand total for the 2021 event will be announced Saturday by 8 p.m.
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