During introductions, we did not hear the affiliation “parent” more than a half-dozen times. That’s a big problem since parents are directly affected by changes to the education system because, as you might guess, their children experience the changes first-hand when they occur. We don’t even know how the task force members were selected or appointed. They were just…there. That’s also a problem.
Education is the foundation to everything else. It is vital and important and needs to be repaired in Delaware and elsewhere throughout the country. I think this means putting more support, engagement and time into public schools, not less…So here is a list of amazing things happening in just one of the Delaware public school districts, maybe your next column and provide a bit more thought and insight instead of putting down the local public schools.