Delaware Center for Teacher Education

Kathleen Thomas


  • Office: 200 Academy Street, Room 103E, Newark, DE 19716
  • Phone: 302-831-2617
  • Fax: 302-831-3137

Kathleen Thomas

Certification Officer, Office of Accreditation & Certification

Kathleen is the Academic Advisor & Teacher Certification Officer in the Delaware Center for Teacher Education (DCTE), and is responsible for helping teacher candidates and alumni obtain certification in Delaware and other states. She comes to DCTE after thirty years in public education as a high school marketing teacher. Kathleen was honored to receive the 2005 Delaware State Teacher of the Year Award and was an National Education Association Foundation recipient the same year. Kathleen served as the Chairperson of the Delaware Professional Standards Board from 2007-2014. She holds an AA in accounting from Delaware Technical & Community College, a BS in business management from Wesley College, a MS in educational leadership from Wilmington University, and she is a National Board Certified Teacher in the area of Career and Technical Education; Business, Marketing & Finance.