Delaware follows the Next Generation Science Standards in order to teach climate change in schools. However, they have done little past this and climate change education has remained stagnant for a number of years. If the state wishes to make forward progress, they need to pass legislation in order to mandate further education.

Climate Issues

  • Rising sea level and retreating shorelines
  • Saltwater intrusion
  • Changing rainfall patterns


Action Items

Who to Contact?
Secretary of Education: Dr. Mark Holodick
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (302) 735-4000

Find the email Template Advocating for Climate Education here