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Executive Order 33

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER THIRTY-THREE TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: CREATING THE OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE ON OPPORTUNITY FUNDING WHEREAS, Delaware now has over 13,000 English learner students in schools across the state; and WHEREAS, Delaware now has over 43,000 students from low-income families; and WHEREAS, a key recommendation from taskforces, workgroups, and committees […]

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Better Schools: Opportunity Funding Initiative

    FUNDING Governor Carney’s Opportunity Funding initiative would appropriate $60 million over three years. The funding must be used to improve supports for low-income and English learner (EL) students.  ALLOCATION METHOD Annually, the funding will be combined and distributed by the Office of Management and Budget to every Local Education Agency (LEA) across the […]

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Executive Order 20

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER TWENTY TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: CREATING THE ADVISORY COUNCIL ON ENGLISH LEARNERS TO PROMOTE IMPROVED SERVICES TO ENGLISH LEARNER STUDENTS AND THEIR FAMILIES WHEREAS, since 1998, the number of English learner students in Delaware has increased by 433.3%; and WHEREAS, Delaware now has over 11,000 English learner […]

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Initiatives – Governor John Carney

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Governor Carney’s Special Address to the Legislature

Governor Carney lays out his plan for growing the economy, improving Delaware’s schools and balancing the budget.   Governor John Carney delivered a Special Address to a Joint Session of the 149th General Assembly on March 30, saying he is determined to take steps that will grow Delaware’s economy, address the addiction crisis, coordinate services for […]

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The Department of Education

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