Why so few school board forums? Candidates wouldn’t respond

Jarek Rutz Education, Headlines

Many school board candidates approached about participating in forums never responded, organizers say.   While the six school board forums organized to allow community members to meet their candidates wrap up tomorrow, some have asked why there aren’t forums being held in every  contentious district.  Smyrna, for example, has seven candidates campaigning for just two seats.  Woodbridge, Lake Forest, Seaford, …

Only 1 Milford candidate takes part in online forum

Betsy Price Education, Headlines

School board elections are May 10 across the state of Delaware.   Jalyn Powell, running for Milford School District’s at-large seat, said Thursday night that board members should be open-minded, all students should be seen as gifted, critical race theory is not an issue, charter schools and choice are good, and that ethnicity of school workers should reflect the community. …