Efficiency of Delaware school districts needs studied

School district consolidation is a topic that’s been discussed for decades in Delaware and it is easy to see why. Delaware has 19 public school districts serving about 137,000 students. By contrast, a single school district in Maryland — Montgomery County Public Schools — serves more than 159,000 students. Over the last 10 years, teachers […]

COMMENTARY: Education plan needs to include all Delaware disadvantaged students

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The Wilmington Education Improvement Commission rightly cites the city’s patchwork educational governance as a factor in the poor performance of local schools. The legacy of court-ordered desegregation has left four school districts [each] with a portion of the responsibility for educating the City of Wilmington. Additionally, a number of public charter schools serve the city. […]