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It takes a village to combat Bullying!

Bullying Increases…. – Suicide rates – Childhood depression – Feelings of loneliness Bullying Decreases…. Self confidence – Student participation – Attendance – Bullying Happens…. – On the Bus – In the hallways – In cyberspace – Everywhere! It really does take a village to combat bullying! How do you create an anti-bullying environment: In your… Read more »

Maine Arts Leadership Initiative (MALI) Update

Leadership initiative moving forward “Several Maine Arts Leadership Initiative (MALI) Teacher Leaders are presenting workshops throughout the state. Many will be on the schedules for the Maine Art Education Association (MAEA) conference and the Maine Music Educators Association (MMEA) All-State conference. The MAEA conference will be on Saturday, April 9, Lewiston Middle School, 8:30 – 3:00…. Read more »

The New England Institute helps announce the new “Communiversity at Burlington College”

The New England Institute joined other partners at Burlington College on October 20th to celebrate the announcement of the new Communiversity. “Today, alongside Mayor Miro Weinberger and its business partners, Burlington College announced The Communiversity at Burlington College. This formal initiative brings together education and training partners such as Vermont HITEC, Community Kitchen Academy, Oplerno,  New… Read more »

Obtain Your 690 (Gifted & Talented) Endorsement in 2016!

Four Gifted & Talented Courses for Spring/Summer 2016 – Get your endorsement in 2016! EDE 527: Educating Gifted and Talented Learners: January 25 – April 11; Online This introductory course provides foundational information on gifted and talented education (i.e. history, laws, etc.), details characteristics of gifted students from various populations, describes how such students are identified… Read more »