State: Delaware


Your Guide to Data and Services for Delaware

SREB works with Delaware policymakers, colleges and schools to help them improve education. From this page, find independent, accurate data, reliable best practices and ways to share scarce resources.

Delaware Members of the Board

John Carney, Governor of Delaware, Dover, ex officio (2025) Chair of the SREB Board
Mark A. Holodick, Secretary of Education, Wilmington (2025)
Robert W. Rescigno, Assistant Vice President, Academic Affairs, Wilmington University, Milford (2027)
David P. Sokola, State Senator, Newark (2026) Executive Committee member
Kimberly Williams, State Representative, Wilmington (2024)

(Appointments to the Board are made by the Governor. Terms expire June 30 of the specified year.)

Delaware Members of the Legislative Advisory Council

Stephanie Bolden, State Representative, Wilmington
Debra Heffernan, State Representative, Wilmington
Brian Pettyjohn, State Senator, Georgetown
Michael Ramone, State Representative, Newark
David Sokola, State Senator, Newark
Laura Sturgeon, State Senator, Woodbrook
Kimberly Williams, State Representative, Wilmington

Publication November 202320 pages

Delaware: An Early Path

An Early Path covers data and policies for each SREB state in Pre-K, elementary and middle grades in 2023. The reports also highlight important demographic data. These are SREB’s 11th progress reports to states on educational progress and the final set for the 2020 Challenge to Lead Goals. Each state report provides comparable data so states can see how they relate to one another, the SREB region and the nation.


Publication November 20231 page

Delaware: School Improvement Services

The Southern Regional Education Board works with educators and state and district education agency personnel in Delaware and nationwide to provide support for continuous school improvement, rigorous curricula and instructional practices, teacher induction, professional development and instructional coaching services, technical assistance and program evaluation.

Find out what services are available for Delaware districts and schools in this PDF.


Publication June 2022 | 32 pages

Delaware: Finding a Path

Finding a Path covers data and policies for each SREB state’s progress in high school, postsecondary and the workforce. Watch for reports on birth to middle grades in 2023. These are SREB’s 10th biennial reports to states on educational progress and the final set for the 2020 Challenge to Lead Goals. They provide comparable data so states can see how they relate to one another, the Southern region and the nation. New this year: sections on the K-12 teacher and postsecondary workforces. 



Publication April 20212 pages

Student and Faculty Profiles

These state profiles compare the demographics of college faculty and the general and college student populations in each SREB state. The data compare the percentage of Black, Hispanic, American Indian or Alaska Native, and white students with the percentage of faculty in those groups at two-year and technical colleges, public four-year institutions and private four-year institutions.


Publication January 20218 pages

College Affordability Profile

To help policymakers assess and improve college affordability in their states, SREB provides tailored reports on the policies, programs and prices that drive affordability. Each member-state profile details net price at different types of institutions, state financial aid based on need or other factors, student borrowing, and percentage of family income needed to pay for college at different income levels.