Failing to thrive?

Failing to thrive?

Patience Goulette, 14, is a sophomore at the Maine Academy of Natural Sciences and is building a bee enclosure on the school’s 1-acre farm in Hinckley. Goulette was homeschooled before she enrolled in the state’s first public charter high school. Photo by...
The innovators club

The innovators club

Harrison Fream, a junior at Baxter Academy for Technology & Science, packs up after a Flex Friday diving session. Fream was collecting data for the Vital Signs project. The innovators club With flexibility, untraditional classrooms and alternative teaching...
Last rites for proficiency-based learning

Last rites for proficiency-based learning

Last rites for proficiency-based learning By taking “three steps back,” Gov. Mills and Maine legislators give local school districts more power to decide how best to graduate students Don’t Miss Maine’s Important StoriesSubscribe to Pine Tree Watch today! SUBSCRIBE!...