Education

 

Wreaths Across America Hosts Museum Grand Re-opening

By Jordan Rowe on Aug. 23, 2017, at 3:45 p.m.

Paul Doiron Booktalk and Signing

By Lee McCartin on Aug. 23, 2017, at 10:23 a.m.
Tug-of-war

2017 Senator George J. Mitchell Lecture on Sustainability

By Senator George J. Mitchell Center on Aug. 21, 2017, at 4:45 p.m.

What’s Mine is Mine: Intellectual Property in the 21st Century

By Ben Bulkeley on Aug. 21, 2017, at 4:08 p.m.

Creative Maine: Trade Banners and the Crafts That Built Maine

By Joyce Mongeau on Aug. 21, 2017, at 10:50 a.m.

Creative Maine: Trade Banners and the Crafts That Built Maine

By Joyce Mongeau on Aug. 21, 2017, at 9:41 a.m.
A student on the Moosehead Lake Nova trip steps out into the shallows of an area pond to look into the distant landscape for moose on August 1.

A college orientation that really gets wild

By Micky Bedell on Aug. 21, 2017, at 8:51 a.m.
Evan Gerbi, 5, points out places on a map of Maine at his home in Orono. The Gerbi family homeschools their four children and practices "un-schooling," where they don't follow a curriculum, but rather look at teaching as learning through life and experiences.

As the school year approaches, homeschoolers opt for a more tailored education

By Lauren Abbate on Aug. 21, 2017, at 1 a.m.
In Maine, about 5,400 children are homeschooled by a parent or guardian, according to the latest statistics from the Maine Department of Education.

Songwriters Sessions

By Ken Gross on Aug. 19, 2017, at 10:04 a.m.

Author Event: Holly FitzGerald

By Ken Gross on Aug. 19, 2017, at 9:54 a.m.

Science & Art of AI

By Ken Gross on Aug. 18, 2017, at 5:01 p.m.

Waldo County Extension Association Annual Meeting and Tour of Highland Blueberry Farm

By Billiejo on Aug. 18, 2017, at 1:27 p.m.
Four-year-old Harper Pearson started her first ever day of public school as a pre-kindergarten student at Fort Kent Elementary School on Thursday, Aug. 17. Behind Harper is her sister Emmy Lou Demar, a first grader.

They’re back to school in The County

on Aug. 17, 2017, at 4:30 p.m.
In Fort Kent, Maine School Administrative District No. 27 buses buzzed about town Thursday morning, stopping the flow of traffic every so often to gather up children, who were sporting new shoes and clothes and were carrying backpacks that were sure to be heavier on the ride home.

Solar Eclipse Party at the Winslow Public Library

By Samantha Cote on Aug. 17, 2017, at 11:38 a.m.

Coastal Senior College Offers 16 Fall Courses

By Rochelle Swazey on Aug. 17, 2017, at 10:07 a.m.
Spanish language classes with Native Speaker Start in October

Spanish in the Bangor Area

By Joan LeMole on Aug. 16, 2017, at 4:14 p.m.

Organize Your Home; Prep-to-Sell/Rent

By Kim Corey on Aug. 16, 2017, at 3:13 p.m.

Greater Portland Landmarks’ Lecture “Off to the Highlands: Developing Deering’s Hillside Neighborhood

By Shawn Hunt on Aug. 16, 2017, at 1:11 p.m.
First Year Worthington Scholar Men

Worthington Scholars Send-off Event Provides Advice and Encouragement as Students Prepare to Leave for College

By Caitlin Clark on Aug. 16, 2017, at 12:05 p.m.

Every Big Dream Starts Somewhere

By Lydia Swann on Aug. 15, 2017, at 3:36 p.m.