Back to Basics is hiring High School Math and Science Teachers and Tutors in Delaware

Do you love teaching? Here’s your chance to make a real difference! Tutors needed for 1-on-1 tutoring of elementary school, middle school and high school students, in the daytime and after school hours in the Wilmington, and Newark, Delaware areas. All positions are part-time, as needed and there are no summer-only hires. These are permanent, part-time positions.
High school / college maths needed :
  • Algebra I and II
  • Integrated Math Levels I-IV
  • Geometry
  • Statistics
  • Trigonometry
  • PreCalculus
  • Calculus and AP Calculus
High school / college level science subjects needed include:
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physical Science
  • Physics and AP Physics
A rewarding career …

Two new college scholarships with JULY deadlines!

Delaware College ScholarshipsEnnes Educational Foundation Trust Youth Scholarship

Deadline: July 1, 2017

Eligibility: Graduating high school seniors who aspire to a career in the technical aspects of broadcasting. Scholarship may be used for tuition, room and board or textbook costs at postsecondary educational institutions or for technical training programs approved by the scholarship committee.

Award: $1,000 to $1,500.

Contact: Application available at
Debbie Hennessey
Society of Broadcast Engineers
9102 N. Meridian St., Suite 150
Indianapolis, IN 46260
317-846-9120 (fax)

National Law Enforcement and Firefighters Children’s Foundation (NLEAFCF) Scholarships

Deadline: July 1,

Applications due soon for Delaware Scholarship Incentive Program (ScIP)

Delaware college scholarshipsHave you completed the 2017-2018 FAFSA application for your college student? If you complete just a few additional steps you could be eligible for the Scholarship Incentive Program (ScIP)!

In order to be reviewed for eligibility for the Scholarship Incentive Program, please log on to your Student Account to update your college/university enrollment for 2017. (To update your 2017-2018 college/university enrollment once you are logged into your Student Account you will need to click on the blue Add a New Enrollment button to indicate the college/university that you will be attending for 2017.)

What is the Scholarship Incentive Program (ScIP)?

Back to Basics Founder Beverly Stewart, M.Ed. named to the “Top 100” for The John Maxwell Transformational Leadership Award

Each year, The John Maxwell Team identifies exceptional business leaders across the nation and throughout Canada who stand out in their communities, in their careers, and in their daily lives. And, the John Maxwell Transformational Leadership Award was created to recognize these special people who go beyond themselves to make a positive impact in the lives of others.

From amongst thousands of applicants each year, the Top 100 Semifinalist list is selected. This year, the Top 100 includes Back to Basics Learning Dynamics Founder and Director Beverly Stewart, M.Ed.

Beverly, along with the other 99 business leaders recognized, is working …

Why many newly minted high school grads simply aren’t ready for college (and how parents can help!)

According to a Hechinger Report investigation of 44 states, the vast majority of public two- and four-year colleges report enrolling students who are not ready for college-level work. The report cites a truly alarming number: more than half a million students!

“The numbers reveal a glaring gap in the nation’s education system: A high school diploma, no matter how recently earned, doesn’t guarantee that students are prepared for college courses. Higher education institutions across the country are forced to spend time, money and energy to solve this disconnect. They must determine who’s not ready for college and attempt to get …