Delaware BPA Students Bring Home Honors from National Conference

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Last week 235 Delaware students were among about 6,500 middle-level, secondary-level and post-secondary level business students from 25 states, Puerto Rico, China, Haiti, and Peru who participated in the 2023 Business Professionals of America National Leadership Conference held in Anaheim, California. The post Delaware BPA Students Bring Home Honors from National Conference appeared first on State of Delaware News.

Delaware Forest Service Celebrates Arbor Day With Tree Planting

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DOVER, Del. (May 2, 2023) – On the morning of Saturday, April 29, the Delaware Forest Service celebrated Arbor Day with an extensive tree planting surrounding the Peters Scout Camp/Peters Tract at Blackbird State Forest, along with our 2023 Arbor Day Poster Contest winners and their families. With support from the Forest Initiative Fund (FIF), […] The post Delaware Forest …

State Releases Policy Framework to Give Postsecondary Credit to Students for Prior Learning

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Delawareans could save thousands of dollars and months off the time required to complete postsecondary education and training by receiving credit for what they already know from work and other experiences outside the classroom, under a new state framework released today. The post State Releases Policy Framework to Give Postsecondary Credit to Students for Prior Learning appeared first on State …

Future STEM Leaders Earn 341 Medals with Honor to Represent State at National Conference

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Nearly 700 middle and high school students participated last week at the 45th annual Delaware Technology Student Association (DETSA) State Leadership Conference that was hosted by the University of Delaware’s College of Engineering. The conference opened each day with a session led by the state officers of Puiyee Kong and Chuiyee Kong (Caesar Rodney High School) and Sanjana Medisetty, Anaum …

Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Board Announces Video Scholarship Contest for Delaware High School Students

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NEW CASTLE (April 3, 2023) – Delaware’s Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Board announced today the start of its 2023 Organ Donor Awareness Video Scholarship Contest, with a total of up to $5,000 in scholarships available to Delaware high school students. The board funds the video public service contest to raise awareness among young people […] The post Organ and …

High School Culinary Teams Move on to National Competition

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Recently the Delaware Restaurant Association and Delaware Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (DRAEF) hosted more than 400 attendees at the Delaware ProStart Student Invitational in Dover. This event provided students with the opportunity to participate in the state’s premier high school competition for restaurant management and culinary arts. The post High School Culinary Teams Move on to National Competition appeared first …

Middle School Students Explore Career Technical Education Opportunities at State Conference

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Last month the Delaware Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) hosted a middle school state conference that provided students with the opportunity to participate in workshops exploring career technical education opportunities and career technical student organization-aligned competitions. The post Middle School Students Explore Career Technical Education Opportunities at State Conference appeared first on State of Delaware News.