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Your support is needed to help deliver on the promise of Student Success. There are many ways you can help prepare students for a lifetime of success. We invite you to find the core area or type of activity (learn, engage, advocate) that resonates most strongly for you, and look for ways you can contribute.

Please share opportunities your organization offers or that you know about by emailing info@visioncoalitionde.org.

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Everyone

Learn

Read Student Success 2025.

Engage

Join the online conversation #StudentSuccess2025 and in-person.

Advocate

Find out more about policies in each of the six core areas.

Early Learning

Learn

Engage

 

Advocate

 

Personalized Learning

Learn

Engage

  • Teachers: Share your method of personalizing learning with other teachers and welcome parents into your classroom to observe a personalized setting.
  • Support and engage in Delaware’s Del Excels coalition.
  • Support a student intern/apprentice at your workplace or community organization, and ensure that student receives course credit for the experience.

Advocate

  • Advocate at your school/district for students to earn credit for out-of-school learning.
  • Tell your representatives about the need to update the state’s technology infrastructure in schools, including broadband.
  • Learn about the Delaware Education Technology Task Force.
  • Advocate for policy changes and pilot programs to support personalized learning models.

Postsecondary Success

Learn

  • Discover resources to help with your college search, the application process, and more from DelawareGoesToCollege.org.
  • Students, start learning about career options with SPARC and CareerCruising.com.
  • Students in grades 9-12 and parents can sign up to receive regular text messages about the college application process. Students can text the word “student” to 302-273-5310. Parents: Text the word “parent” to 302-273-5320.

Engage

Advocate

  • Advocate for greater impact from scholarship programs like SEED and Inspire.
  • Advocate at your school/district for students to earn credit for out-of-school learning.

Educator Support and Development

Learn

Engage

Advocate

Fair and Efficient Funding

Learn

Engage

  • Join the Citizen Budget Oversight Committee for your district or public charter school to help oversee its financial position.
  • Donate to Delaware classrooms through Donors Choose, an online nonprofit with teacher submitted projects.
  • Vote for school boards, which set local tax rates and make other important decisions about district budgets and personnel.
  • Attend a meeting of the Education Funding Improvement Commission, and check out their webpage for resources.

Advocate

  • Advocate for greater impact from scholarship programs like SEED and Inspire.
  • Advocate for property tax reassessment.
  • Advocate for more flexible and fair funding.

System Governance, Alignment, and Performance

Learn

Engage

Advocate

  • Join the Delaware PTA/PTO and advocate for change.
  • Take part in a Parent Information Center workshop or webinar for parents of school aged children to learn effective advocacy and activism skills.
  • Contact your elected officials to let them know you support world-class schools in Delaware.
  • Attend a meeting of the Wilmington Education Improvement Commission or one of its subcommittees.