Top Stories

Tag: public education

Un-CHARTERED Territory: Charter Schools in Maine Part Three

| April 2, 2013

There are two operating charter schools in Maine. But last month, the Maine Charter School Commission approved two new charter schools that will open next fall in Harpswell and Gray. There are none in Aroostook County but that doesn’t quell the concerns of some local school officials who say every charter school that exists in […]

Continue Reading

Unchartered Territory: Charter Schools in Maine Part Two

| April 2, 2013

Governor LePage launched his Putting Students First Education Summit. One of the big issues out of the event was the open discussion of school choice. In part two of her series, Shawn Cunningham talks to the state education commissioner about school choice and how its juxtposed to public schools.

Continue Reading