The state of education in the First State: Delaware announces almost $1.5 million in district, charter grants for innovative improvement projects!

State of Delaware flagThe Delaware Department of Education recently announced 14 grants to schools and districts across the state. Totaling almost $1.5 million, the grants will fund innovative practices and projects proposed by teachers and education leaders to support increased academic student growth.

The $1,486,143 in grants, funded from department school improvement money, will be for implementation during the 2013-2014 school year. The grant recipient will be expected to provide information on the outcome of the practice or initiative to other districts and charter schools.

State officials selected the winners from among 74 applications for the new grant opportunity. The awardees are:

  • Gallagher