How to earn a high school Delaware Volunteer Credit

How to earn a Delaware Volunteer CreditEstablished by the Delaware General Assembly in 1998, the Delaware Volunteer Credit allows students in grades 9-12 to earn one elective credit towards graduation. The program requires the completion of 90 hours of community service during two semesters. The semesters do not have to be consecutive or in the same calendar year. And, summer offers the perfect opportunity to get started!

Delaware Volunteer Credit Requirements:

  • Hours must be performed outside the student’s regularly scheduled school day.
  • Volunteer hours completed as part of a service group requirement may also be used towards the Delaware Volunteer Credit.
  • Volunteer activity cannot be political

2018 GCTrader science and technology college scholarship essay prompt released

GC Trader College Scholarship for science and technology 2018Are you a “techie?” Dream of a career in space exploration, engineering, or science? This college scholarship is for you!

Students can enter the CGTrader Scholarship 2018 Challenge to win scholarships for college education expenses, working toward a career in science and technology. The best submission will be awarded $2,000 and the two runners-up will receive $500 each.

How to enter: 

Every year, CGTrader challenges students to dig into technology by writing an essay on how innovative technologies which are transforming our lives every day. To enter, write and submit an original essay (500-1000 words) on the topic below.

“Our

Summer is the perfect opportunity for an internship. Here’s how to find the right one!

How to find an internshipFor college students, often with tens of thousands of dollars in student debt hanging overhead, choosing to embark on an unpaid or low paying internship can be a leap of faith. The real world experience and networking opportunities gained through an internship, however, can far surpass the instant gratification of the meager paycheck earned at a temporary job.

The benefits of an internship are so great in fact, that, according to the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), ““Research supporting the positive role that experiential learning plays in the career outcomes of college graduates has prompted institutions to consider …

New job opportunities: Back to Basics is hiring high school and college math tutors!

Back to Basics is hiring experienced math tutors throughout Delaware.Back to Basics Learning Dynamics is currently hiring qualified, experienced math tutors / teachers for high school and college aged students. These are part-time positions on an as-needed basis. Hours and locations will vary, however, most are during in the daytime and after school hours in the Wilmington / Newark, Delaware and Kent County areas.
Pay rate is $19 – $25 / hour depending on degree and experience.
High school / college maths needed :
  • Algebra I and II
  • Geometry
  • Statistics
  • PreCalculus
  • Calculus and AP Calculus
As the largest privately owned, full-service educational facility serving the Delaware, Pennsylvania, Maryland areas, …

$1,000 ABC Humane Wildlife Control & Prevention STEM Scholarship Deadline is July 1, 2018

STEM Scholarship for WomenThe ABC Humane Wildlife Control & Prevention Scholarship was created by Urban Wildlife Manager Rebecca Fyffe, an entrepreneur who is unique in her industry as a female business owner. Fyffe credits her business acumen and cutting edge research-based methods to her STEM background and wants more women to have the opportunity to engage STEM programs and science-based education!

The fact is, diversity is critical in every scientific field from biology to chemical engineering. And, while women represent 48% of the American workforce, they make up only 13% of engineering professionals and a mere 7.2% in the field of mechanical engineering.…