How to build a classroom without a computer

Maine School District, a district that has been plagued by computer issues for decades, will start accepting laptops for use as classrooms in 2018.The district will allow students to take a laptop as a teaching aid and will not require students to use the computer for classroom work.“We are committed to teaching in a digital […]

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Maine schools’ plan to get to 1 million students by 2025 targets urugayan school system

U.S. states and school districts in Maine have reached a tentative agreement to expand charter schools to more than 1 million kids by 2025, according to the state Education Department.Under the tentative agreement, which would not take effect until the next fiscal year, state officials will start piloting the expansion of the existing, privately run […]

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How to track down a school in your area

When it comes to tracking down a particular school, it can be tricky, but when you know where the school is located, there are ways to track it down.Here are the basics to know about tracking down schools in your state:The following schools are located in Maine:Maine State UniversityThe University of Maine-OronoUniversity of Maine, Maine […]

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US Dept. of Education releases data on school systems with lowest school-to-prison ratios

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Taunton High School: ‘No one wants to do it’

Taunport High School Principal Jason McDaniel is taking a different approach to helping students who have been affected by the state’s opioid crisis.McDaniel said that in the past, students had been given information and assistance about opioids and other drug use and said they were often afraid to come to school.The school system is working […]

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