The legislation means that Maine will have to search for a new English/language arts and math assessment for the 2015-16 school year.
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June 22, 2015
May 20, 2015
After losing its principal, a rural Maine school is transitioning to a teacher-led model.
January 27, 2015
Chasing (and Catching!) Butterflies: Empowering Learners Through Standards and Personalized Assessments
How one school district in Maine empowers students to meet proficiency standards and learning targets through personalized educational experiences.
May 21, 2014
The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools has released its annual report, detailing its charter success stories at the federal and state levels.
March 22, 2014
Seeing students take ownership of their learning is the only way for learner-centered education to go to scale.
March 17, 2014
Connections Education LLC, a Pearson company, gets Maine's first virtual charter school contract, causing some concern in the state about Pearson's influence.
March 12, 2014
State efforts to put a digital device in the hands of every student are proving to be more difficult than many ed-tech advocates might have expected.
February 26, 2014
Maine is set to vote on legislation that would ban new virtual charter schools, while creating a statewide cyber program for all public students.
February 14, 2014
The law will require many districts to provide federally funded meals during their summer programs. It includes an opt-out provision.
February 03, 2014
The bill would prohibit a student from using "a gender-segregated public school bathroom that does not correspond to the student's phenotype."