Equity and Excellence in Maine Schools

Equity and Excellence in Maine Schools (EEMS) provides a clearinghouse of resources related to equity in K-12 schools. The mission is to promote awareness of equity issues and to provide resources to help ensure excellence in education for all children in Maine schools. Learn more about Equity and Excellence in Maine Schools.

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Equity Audit

Creating Equity Audits

This page provides a framework around opportunity and achievement gaps, access to an equity audit template and student-created examples of school audits.
Building Positive School and Classroom Communities

Building Positive School and Classroom Communities

Inclusive school communities can improve student achievement and reduce bullying. This page offers local resources to build positive learning communities.

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Supporting English Language Learners and Immigrant Families

Supporting English Language Learners and Immigrant Families

Most of the world is multilingual and linguistic diversity is a tremendous asset. This page offers resources for promoting success for our newest English speakers.
Supporting Students of Diverse Abilities

Supporting Students of Diverse Abilities

Hidden and identified disabilities can limit achievement and opportunities for students. This page offers local resources to support students with diverse abilities.
Supporting Students and Communities of High Poverty

Supporting Students and Communities of High Poverty

This page offers local resources to help teachers and administrators understand the daily challenges of coping with poverty.
Supporting a Diversity of Identities

Supporting a Diversity of Identities

This page provides local resources to support GLBTQA youth, ethnic and racial minority students, and gender equity.

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