Adult education tutors needed in Kent and Sussex Counties, Delaware!

Back to Basics Learning Dynamics is looking for qualified tutors in Kent and Sussex Counties, Delaware. Tutors are needed for adults with learning disabilities in Dover and Georgetown, Delaware areas. Part-time. Subjects matter includes study skills, reading comprehension, basic math and GED test preparation. Daytime mostly, some evening and weekend hours available. Special education background helpful. Minimum of bachelor’s degree and experience tutoring/teaching adult learners required, exclusive of practicum, student teaching and substituting.

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More scholarships for Delaware students! I Was Born in 1995 Scholarship deadline is August 31!

“I Was Born In 1995” Scholarship is offering the “I Was Born In 1995” Scholarship. One scholarship recipient will be chosen to receive a $1,995 scholarship. Applicants must:

  • Have been born in 1995
  • Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
  • Plan to enroll no later than the fall of 2015 in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education
  • Submit an online short written response (250 words or less) for the topic:
    Share something we might not know about students born in 1995.

Application Deadline: August 31, 2011 at 11:59 pm

Attention Delaware undergrad and grad students: Tylenol Scholarship program will make $250,000 available for deserving college students

The Tylenol Future Care Scholarship is offered to undergraduate students who have already begun their freshman year of college. It is also available to graduate students who have at least one year of school remaining. The Tylenol scholarship is based on leadership qualities, academic performance and community involvement.

The makers of Tylenol will award 10 scholarships of $10,000 each, and 30 scholarships of $5,000 each. The total 2011 Tylenol scholarship payout will be in the amount of $250,000.  This money is provided by McNeil Consumer Healthcare; a Johnson & Johnson company .

The deadline for application in 2011 is May …

Meet Back to Basics representatives at 2011 Transition Conference for Delaware students receiving special education services

The annual Delaware Community of Practice 2011 Transition Conference for youth ages 14-21 receiving special education services, their parents, educators and professionals will be held at the Dover Sheraton Hotel in Dover on March 31.

The free event will include a variety of informational sessions including Transition: Now What, Then What?; New Postsecondary Education Options for Students with Intellectual Disabilities; Using Transition Assessment as a Tool to Make Your Job Enjoyable; SuccessAbility! Taking the Burden Out of Navigating High School; On A Journey: Leading My Own IEP Meeting; Child Mental Health and Pediatric Healthcare Transition to Adult Services; Yes We …

Education spotlight on science tutor Judi Free

December’s spotlight shines on Judi Free. Judi brings great knowledge to her students, mainly in the science field. In addition to high school Biology and Physics, her subject matter includes Algebra I, Animal Science, Basic Math, Chemistry, Earth Science, Environmental Science, General Science, Health, Life Science, Physical Science, Pre-Algebra and study skills for grades 5-12. Judi is also a teacher in our Private School.

Judi was born and raised in Delaware. She then left the area for over 20 years, residing in Texas and Baltimore. Now she is back in the First State, living in the Hockessin area with her …