Proficiency-based learning resources available

The Maine DOE Center for Best Practice (CBP) has created and posted five flyers designed to help districts move forward the conversation about the shift to a proficiency-based learning system.  In the six case studies done for the CBP, the most frequently cited struggle was around communication. To better help districts communicate the value of proficiency-based learning … Continue reading Proficiency-based learning resources available

Commissioner Bowen to visit Belfast school Thursday on Promising Practices Tour

BELFAST – Maine Department of Education Commissioner Stephen Bowen will visit Troy Howard Middle School in RSU 20 this Thursday to see student-centered education in action. The Commissioner’s visit is part of his Promising Practices Tour, which will take him to each of the state's nine superintendent regions to see innovative practices schools are implementing … Continue reading Commissioner Bowen to visit Belfast school Thursday on Promising Practices Tour