Delaware English Language Learners Teachers & Advocates


December 7, 2017

Becoming a DELLTA member is simple and we welcome all members who support one of more of our DELLTA goals to join our team.

You can pay your annual dues right at our website. Your receipt will follow via email; OR, you can mail a check to Jen Bishop (make checks pa...

December 7, 2017

Some of you were unsure on how subscribing to our blog as a way to stay in touch. It's simple:

1. 'Click' our DELLTA Home page,

2. Scroll to the bottom of our blog,

3. Type your name, AND your email address,

4. You're DONE!

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December 7, 2017

Thank you for attending our DELLTA membership meeting. We're aware of your many responsibilities. We longed for many of you and look forward to our next contact.

We'll continue working on improving our DE ELs linguistic and academic opportunities, and achieving our DELL...

December 5, 2017

Hi Everyone, please don't forget to let Jen or I know if you'll attend our upcoming membership meeting on Wednesday (only let us know if you're attending).

Neil Kirschling from RODEL and Maria P. from DOE will sharing EL pertinent information with our membership.

We look...

December 1, 2017

Hi Everyone,

One of our blog purposes is to share pertinent information/research involving our ELs and the English as A Second Language field that may be of value to our membership and partners. The following 3 articles are thought-provoking.

Research Shows Spa...

November 23, 2017

Hi Everyone, please check out the recently published DE State News Newspaper article written in partnership with Javier Torrijos, Christine Cannon, and Paul Herdman.

November 21, 2017

DELLTA wishes you a wonderful Thanksgiving break. We THANK YOU for your continued support for our organization and our DE ELs.

November 21, 2017

Hi EL colleages, please see the EL Fact sheets  (English, Spanish) issued recently in partnership with RODEL, The Arscht Cannon Fund, The DE Hispanic Commission, and DELLTA. RODEL did most of the leg-work. One of the goals for these Fact sheets is to bring needed aware...

November 10, 2017

Please check out the recently published Q&A in partnership with Neil Kirschling from The RODEL Foundation of DE, and with the support of knowleadgeable DELLTA members.

November 7, 2017

Welcome to DELLTA! We're glad you stopped by. We invite you to be part of our growing community of stakeholders seeking to further the opportunities, academic and linguistic progress of DE English Learners, and English Learners at large. We look forward to engage in me...

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Membership Perks

Your membership has benefits

  • Our members can nominate any number of deserving current or former EL graduating seniors  ​for a DELLTA Amanda Parisi Award.

  • You can network with other professionals in the field.

  • You can become an active advocate for ELs in DE, regionally, and nationally.

  • You can stay abreast of the latest developments in the EL arena in DE.

  • You can participate or be facilitator of quality EL Professional Development.

  • You'll have access to leadership opportunities within our organization and our partners.

On the Spotlight

Congrats to Mr. Clarke - Cape's District Teacher of the year! Mr. Clarke is an EL Teacher at Cape Henlopen SD. Kudos Mr. Clarke for supporting our ELs and their families!!

Do you have any other celebrations about our ELs and the the teachers who serve them? Let us know!  We'll be happy to share along :)

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