Tag: Maine


Maine schools to remain closed; state wants more test kits

April 9, 2020

Via: Education Week

Maine’s education commissioner recommended that school administrators keep classrooms closed and to continue online learning programs for the rest of the academic year. Commissioner Pender Makin said her recommendation is based on guidelines from the federal Centers for Disease Control […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Maine governor proposes $126.6M supplemental budget

February 4, 2020

Via: Education Week

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Democratic Gov. Janet Mills unveiled a nearly $127 million supplemental budget proposal on Monday that aims to hire more child welfare caseworkers and state troopers, boost funding for education and infrastructure improvements, and add another $20 […]