Articles by gordon donaldson


What comes first: well-educated workers or available jobs?

By gordon donaldson on June 02, 2016, at 1:03 p.m.
OpEd: The “successful schooling” chicken hasn’t laid the “better jobs” egg for all.
Gordon Donaldson

End the Ellsworth-area RSU experiment on Nov. 5

By gordon donaldson on Nov. 01, 2013, at 7:09 a.m.

Schools need confidence

By gordon donaldson on Jan. 08, 2011, at 12:23 a.m.
The column “School consolidation not ‘stalled’” in the Dec. 30 Bangor Daily News reminds us of the negativity and defensiveness that have infiltrated the Maine education and policy …

Direct democracy and crafting town school budgets

By gordon donaldson on Sept. 16, 2008, at 5:18 p.m.
I live in Lamoine. This budget season, we learned again the value of direct democratic participation in our school and budget.