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UMaine COEHD graduates among 2024 Maine County Teachers of the Year

Two University of Maine College of Education and Human Development alumni have been named 2024 Maine County Teachers of the Year. Emilie Throckmorton is the Penobscot County Teacher of the Year and Ashley Cirone is this year’s Washington County Teacher of the Year. They were among 16 educators honored last week at a ceremony in […]

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A group of UMaine students in a paddling safety course celebrate with their arms raise in the air.

UMaine offers scholarships for teachers looking to boost outdoor leadership skills

With its abundant natural resources, Maine’s K-12 schools have long embraced outdoor education and place-based learning. As the flagship campus of the state’s public university system, the University of Maine also has a long tradition of outdoor leadership and adventure learning.  UMaine’s College of Education and Human Development, the largest teacher preparation and training program […]

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