Maine’s 2017 Presidential Awards State Finalists for grades 7-12th Mathematics and Science Teachers

The Maine Department of Education is pleased to announce the Maine state selection committees for the 2017 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) program has selected as the state-level finalists for 7-12th grade teachers of mathematics Ellen Payne from Nokomis Regional High School and Priya Natarajan from Casco Bay High for … Continue reading Maine’s 2017 Presidential Awards State Finalists for grades 7-12th Mathematics and Science Teachers

Workshops to support SAT

The Maine Department of Education and College Board are pleased to provide Maine educators with three opportunities to learn more about the updated SAT and tools available to inform instruction. College Board will present its annual Fall Counselor Workshop to share updates, tools, tips and resources to support students as they move along the college … Continue reading Workshops to support SAT

Reminder: Purposeful Integration of Technology in Mathematics Workshop for Educators

This is a reminder that the Maine Department of Education is sponsoring a workshop addressing Purposeful Integration of Technology in Mathematics for new and experienced math educators at Keeley’s Banquet Center on 178 Warren Ave in Portland on September 21, 8:30am - 3:30pm and at Jeff’s Catering, located at 15 Littlefield Rd. in Brewer on … Continue reading Reminder: Purposeful Integration of Technology in Mathematics Workshop for Educators

Purposeful Integration of Technology in Mathematics workshop for educators

The Maine Department of Education is sponsoring a workshop addressing Purposeful Integration of Technology in Mathematics for new and experienced math educators at Keeley’s Banquet Center on 178 Warren Ave in Portland on September 21, 8:30am - 3:30pm and at Jeff’s Catering, located at 15 Littlefield Rd. in Brewer on September 22, 8:30am - 3:30pm. … Continue reading Purposeful Integration of Technology in Mathematics workshop for educators

Maine DOE honors the 2016 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching

   On Friday evening, May 19th, Maine DOE honored the four state finalists for the 2016 Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching Mathematics and Science (PAEMST) with a dinner held at the Maple Hill Farm Inn located in Hallowell.  Shari Templeton, Maine DOE Science and Technology Specialist, and Michele Mailhot, Maine DOE Mathematics Specialist, planned … Continue reading Maine DOE honors the 2016 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching

Maine DOE seeking presentation proposals for Early Childhood Education Conference

The Maine DOE's Early Childhood Education (ECE) conference team is seeking presentation proposals from PreK and Kindergarten teachers for the 2nd annual ECE Conference scheduled for August 14 at the Augusta Civic Center. This year's conference focus is "STEAM Starts Early". The morning keynote address will be given by national speaker Doug Clements and the teacher presentations will run concurrently during the afternoon … Continue reading Maine DOE seeking presentation proposals for Early Childhood Education Conference

State Assessment Results for 2015-16 Now Publicly Available

Augusta – The Maine Department of Education today released state assessment results for the 2015-2016 school year. “We are confident in this year’s test results, and hope parents, teachers, administrators, and other interested parties will value and utilize the data gathered through the assessment process,” said Dr. Charlene Tucker, Maine DOE’s Assessment and Accountability Team … Continue reading State Assessment Results for 2015-16 Now Publicly Available