Del. education data gets high marks
By Frank Gerace

A new report says Delaware is among the best in the U.S. when it comes to building a database that can make education better.

Details from WDEL's Frank Gerace.

Click here to listen

The Data Quality Campaign's "Data For Action 2012" report says Delaware is one of only 10 states that's implemented 8 of the DQC's "10 essential elements" for building a database.

"First and foremost, they have really led the nation in creating a strong teacher-of-record definition, which is able to connect individual teachers with individual students," DQC Executive Director Aimee Guidera tells WDEL News.

Click here to listen

Guidera says Delaware's also been producing a high-quality high school feedback report, and is one of 14 states to link its education and workforce data systems.

You can see the report by clicking here.

Copyright © Sep 22, 2014, WDEL/Delmarva Broadcasting Company. All Rights Reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

WDEL News Tools:
Printer friendly version
Back to homepage

 Latest News

 Follow Us

Facebook Twitter
RSS Mobile
Email Updates

Copyright © 2014, Delmarva Broadcasting Company. All Rights Reserved.   Terms of Use.
WDEL Statement of Equal Employment Opportunity and Outreach