Education - Hockessin Community News http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com hockessincommunitynews.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:10:24 +0000 Boating safety courses offered in March, April, May http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160202/boating-safety-courses-offered-in-march-april-may?rssfeed=true Tue, 02 Feb 2016 15:06:27 +0000 Staff Report http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160202/boating-safety-courses-offered-in-march-april-may Delaware legislators in Congress ask FBI about its role investigating school bomb threats http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160127/delaware-legislators-in-congress-ask-fbi-about-its-role-investigating-school-bomb-threats?rssfeed=true Wed, 27 Jan 2016 19:20:23 +0000 Dolores M. Bernal dolores.bernal@doverpost.com @MOTDolores http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160127/delaware-legislators-in-congress-ask-fbi-about-its-role-investigating-school-bomb-threats Acting U.S. Secretary of Education visits Wilmington to discuss assessments http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160123/acting-us-secretary-of-education-visits-wilmington-to-discuss-assessments?rssfeed=true Sat, 23 Jan 2016 17:33:32 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160123/acting-us-secretary-of-education-visits-wilmington-to-discuss-assessments Legislators discuss failed attempt to override veto http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160119/legislators-discuss-failed-attempt-to-override-veto?rssfeed=true Wed, 20 Jan 2016 08:00:00 +0000 By David Paulk David.paulk@doverpost.com @paulkatdover http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160119/legislators-discuss-failed-attempt-to-override-veto Opt out supporters speak at rally http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160114/opt-out-supporters-speak-at-rally?rssfeed=true Thu, 14 Jan 2016 22:34:17 +0000 By David Paulk David.paulk@doverpost.com @paulkatdover http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160114/opt-out-supporters-speak-at-rally Delaware PTA, opt out supporters ready for rally http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160113/delaware-pta-opt-out-supporters-ready-for-rally?rssfeed=true Wed, 13 Jan 2016 08:47:30 +0000 By David Paulk David.paulk@doverpost.com @PaulkatDover http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160113/delaware-pta-opt-out-supporters-ready-for-rally Teacher's cancer detection advocacy leads to D.C. http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160112/teachers-cancer-detection-advocacy-leads-to-dc?rssfeed=true Tue, 12 Jan 2016 21:16:31 +0000 By David Paulk David.paulk@doverpost.com @PaulkatDover http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160112/teachers-cancer-detection-advocacy-leads-to-dc SAT replacing Smarter Balanced Assessment for high school juniors http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160107/sat-replacing-smarter-balanced-assessment-for-high-school-juniors-?rssfeed=true Thu, 07 Jan 2016 16:28:49 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20160107/sat-replacing-smarter-balanced-assessment-for-high-school-juniors- UPDATE: Opt Out supporters rally Jan. 14 to override veto http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20151230/update-opt-out-supporters-rally-jan-14--to-override-veto?rssfeed=true Tue, 05 Jan 2016 17:59:07 +0000 By David Paulk David.paulk@doverpost.com @paulkatdover http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20151230/update-opt-out-supporters-rally-jan-14--to-override-veto Here's how many students applied early this year to get into the Ivy League http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/ZZ/20151217/SHAREABLE/312179906/1004/NEWS?rssfeed=true Thu, 17 Dec 2015 18:03:39 +0000 Abby Jackson, Business Insider http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/ZZ/20151217/SHAREABLE/312179906/1004/NEWS The 20 best college towns in America http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/ZZ/20151213/SHAREABLE/312139931/1004/NEWS?rssfeed=true Mon, 14 Dec 2015 00:03:32 +0000 By Abby Jackson, Businesss Insider http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/ZZ/20151213/SHAREABLE/312139931/1004/NEWS The 25 best public high schools in America http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/ZZ/20151120/NEWS/151129991/1004/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 20 Nov 2015 18:48:48 +0000 By Emmie Martin, Business Insider http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/ZZ/20151120/NEWS/151129991/1004/NEWS College can pay off, but to varying degrees http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/ZZ/20151116/SHAREABLE/151119876/1004/NEWS?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Nov 2015 21:43:17 +0000 By Megan McArdle, Bloomberg http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/ZZ/20151116/SHAREABLE/151119876/1004/NEWS Red Clay Family Resource Fair this weekend at Dickinson HS http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20151112/NEWS/151119907/1004/NEWS?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 Nov 2015 20:30:00 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20151112/NEWS/151119907/1004/NEWS New legislation could help students plan financially for college http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20151110/NEWS/151119980/1004/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 10 Nov 2015 19:15:30 +0000 By David Paulk David.paulk@doverpost.com @PaulkatDover http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20151110/NEWS/151119980/1004/NEWS St. Elizabeth named as 'Apple Distinguished School' http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20151109/NEWS/151109816/1004/NEWS?rssfeed=true Mon, 09 Nov 2015 20:30:00 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20151109/NEWS/151109816/1004/NEWS Marsh area south of Delaware City considered one of America's most beautiful landscapes http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20151105/NEWS/151109878/1004/NEWS?rssfeed=true Thu, 05 Nov 2015 14:53:33 +0000 Dolores M. Bernal Dolores.bernal@doverpost.com @MOTDolores http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20151105/NEWS/151109878/1004/NEWS The 20 colleges with the best dining halls http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/ZZ/20151103/SHAREABLE/151109974/1004/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 03 Nov 2015 16:07:42 +0000 By Emmie Martin, Business Insider http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/ZZ/20151103/SHAREABLE/151109974/1004/NEWS Senate confirms Godowsky as Secretary of Education http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20151028/NEWS/151029742/1004/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Oct 2015 22:25:56 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20151028/NEWS/151029742/1004/NEWS The 10 U.S. colleges with the best dorm rooms http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/ZZ/20151027/SHAREABLE/151029898/1004/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 Oct 2015 21:54:23 +0000 By More Content Now http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/ZZ/20151027/SHAREABLE/151029898/1004/NEWS