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Matthew Shea Named 2018 Curriculum Leader of the Year

Matthew Shea, Coordinator of Student Achievement in RSU 2, was selected by the Maine Curriculum Leaders’ Association as the 2018 Curriculum Leader of the Year. Matt was nominated by his superintendent, Bill Zima and by curriculum leaders outside his district. “Matt definitely falls into the category of one of the best administrators I have had the pleasure to work with,” Zima said. “His ability to vision, communicate his ideas, gather and listen to feedback, and… Continue Reading Matthew Shea Named 2018 Curriculum Leader of the Year

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Building a Proficiency-based Learning System — May 14 & 15

MCLA’s mission is to support curriculum leaders and to champion curriculum, instruction, and assessment policies and practices that enhance learning. We don’t know what will happen with proficiency-based diploma requirements, but we know that proficiency-based learning practices at all grade levels significantly increase student learning. Join us on May 14 & 15, 2018 at Thomas College to explore proficiency-based learning practices, deepen your understanding, and hear how teachers and schools are implementing proficiency-based learning. May… Continue Reading Building a Proficiency-based Learning System — May 14 & 15

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MCLA Forms Instructional Coaching Co-Op

Membership is open until March 30, 2018 in MCLA’s new Instructional Coaching Co-Op. Districts and other organizations with a stake in effective instruction and student proficiency are invited to join us in supporting, expanding, and exploring instructional coaching. Districts and other organizations pay an annual membership fee based on student enrollment, identify people to be included in training, networking, and other support, and have a seat on the Co-Op Council. Start-up events will continue the… Continue Reading MCLA Forms Instructional Coaching Co-Op

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