No one wants to be trapped in a system that is failing him. Without the freedom to choose how to spend tax dollars set aside for their child's education, families in mid- and lower-income levels are deprived of the freedom to choose what is best for their child. [read more]
Delaware lags behind other states when it comes to providing individuals and families the freedom to choose for themselves or their children an educational experience in higher-achieving or safer schools. [read more]
Performance continues to be troubling. Cost of education in Delaware is among the highest in the country. Parent and voter dissatisfaction is growing and they want more choices.
For these reasons the Caesar Rodney Institute launched the Center for Excellence in Education (CEE). [read more]
Delaware's public schools may have health threatening levels of mold. Vendor contract data from Caesar Rodney's Delaware Spends website makes it appear that the state may be stonewalling on the issue, possibly putting students, teachers and staff at risk. [read more]
Every year the U.S. Department of Education produces a report card with the test performance of 4th and 8th grade students by state. The latest available test data is for 2009. What does it show for Delaware and what does it mean exactly? [read more]