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Posted June 27, 2014
The Literacy, Language and Culture Program, in collaboration with the Southern Maine Writing Project and the Betterment Fund, has released Maine Teen Writing 2014: A Collection of Award-Winning Works by Maine Middle and High School Students.
Posted May 13, 2014
Flynn Ross, a professor of teacher education at the University of Southern Maine discusses the demands, rewards, and joys of the teaching profession.
Posted May 9, 2014
Dorice Timko, a graduate student in the rehabilitation counseling program at USM, received a National Board of Certified Counselors Foundation scholarship.
Posted October 25, 2013
Melissa Rosenberg, a new faculty in the Counselor Education program at the University of Southern Maine has been chosen as a 2013-2014 Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES) Presidential Fellow.
Posted October 22, 2013
The National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics announced Al Bean, Direcgtor of Athletics is among the 28 winners of the Under Armour Athletic Director of the Year Award.
Posted October 22, 2013
Tom Nash is now president-elect of the Commission on Adult Basic Education's board of directors. Tom Nash earned a Masters of Science degree in Adult Education in 1992 from the University of Southern Maine.
Posted September 8, 2013
Through a generous three-year grant from the Reading Matters to Maine Fund of the Maine Community Foundation, the SMART program will provide free and low-cost reading tutoring for children in kindergarten through grade 5.
Posted May 6, 2013
In the May 6, 2013 edition of the Portland Press Herald's Off-Campus Rachel Brown writes that school psychologists offer critical support to Maine students. These professionals respond to small and large crises and help youths stay on track to graduate.
Posted April 25, 2013
National attention is currently focused on the topics of college and career readiness. In Maine, student enrollment and performance in college has been an ongoing discussion as state educators and legislators consider how to best prepare our high school graduates for bright, successful futures. According to a recent study released by the Maine Education Policy Research Institute (MEPRI) at the University of Southern Maine (USM), several commonly held beliefs about Maine’s college preparation and participation rates may be inaccurate.
Posted March 13, 2013
Flynn Ross, Associate Professor of Teacher Education, wrote an Off-Campus piece in the Portland Press Herald on Monday, March 11, 2013 on how equity ensures excellence in Maine schools and nation-wide. Ross states, " Investment in early childhood education and a high-quality teaching force are two of the primary strategies for correcting our decline."