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Advisory: The Maine Heritage Policy Center Joins Global Effort Celebrating Late Nobel Laureate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 25, 2014 PORTLAND, Maine – Milton Friedman, recognized as the greatest economist of the last century, will be the focal point at numerous events nationwide and around the world on July 31. The Maine Heritage Policy […]

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Blended Learning: Nexus Academy of Indianapolis (Case Study 3)

In the Midwestern United States, one charter school’s approach to blended learning was ambitious right from the start. The first five Nexus Academy schools - three

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Blended Learning: Rocky Mountain Prep (Case Study 2)

In southeast Denver, Colorado, one young public charter school is using blended learning to serve at-risk elementary school children – and it is generating some impressive

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Longley to LePage: An Insider’s Take on Maine’s Budget Process

Every year, Maine state government spends more than $3 billion, and the biannual negotiation over the state's budget is one of the most important -- and

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Blended Learning: Leveraging teachers and technology to improve student outcomes (Case Study 1)

Technology has become a vital part of American life. Combined with the Internet, innovative new technologies bring the information of the world into the palm of

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Take Action – Contact Your State Leaders Today

Get engaged by contacting your state leaders today.

MHPC's Action Center is designed for you to easily reach out to the Governor and your state legislators about the issues

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Advisory: MHPC and AFP-Maine to Host Press Conference to Celebrate Digital Learning Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 4, 2014

February 5th is Digital Learning Day in Maine

AUGUSTA – The Maine Heritage Policy Center and Americans for Prosperity Maine will

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Global Illusions: Bowdoin’s Post-Citizens and the Future of American Higher Education

The Maine Heritage Policy Center invites you to attend Global Illusions: Bowdoin's Post-Citizens and the Future of American Higher Education

Presented by Dr. Herbert London, President Emeritus, Hudson Institute

Blended Learning Model at Carpe Diem Collegiate High School and Middle School in Yuma, AZ

Online Learning: Maximizing Results by Leveraging Technology

It’s time for Maine to embrace innovation in education through online learning - a method inherently customized to suit the needs of our individual students. Think

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The Past and Present of Customized Learning in Maine

 Maine’s first academy, Berwick Academy in South Berwick, was founded in 1791.

This is the first of a three-part series on customized