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A New Idea for Education in Maine
February 9, 2012  
Stephen Bowen, Maine Ed. Commissioner

Education Commissioner Stephen Bowen has some big ideas about how to change Maine's schools and engage Maine students. Learn about his plan, which is a proficiency-based system that allows students to move through school at different speeds and with different goals.



In-studio guests include Commissioner Bowen, as well as the President of the Maine School Board Association Susan Campbell, and 2011 Maine Teacher of the Year, Shelly Moody.


Maine Department of Eduction Strategic Plan website


Maine Education Association website


Maine School Boards Association website


RSU 18, Shelly Moody's district website


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