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Cindy Soule interview with George Hale and Ric Tyler - GHRT Show

Cindy Soule interview with George Hale and Ric Tyler - GHRT Show

December 31, 2020

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Portland 4th Grade Teacher Named 2021 Maine Teacher of the Year

Portland 4th Grade Teacher Named 2021 Maine Teacher of the Year

October 08, 2020

Cindy Soule, a 4th grade teacher at Gerald E. Talbot Community School has been named the 2021 Teacher of the Year by the Maine Department of Education’s Teacher of the Year Program. In a unique, limited audience outdoor event held at the Gerald E. Talbot Community School in Portland, the Maine Department of Education and Educate Maine named fourth grade teacher Cindy Soule Maine’s 2021 Teacher of the Year.
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County Teachers of the Year - Remote Teaching and Distance Learning - Lessons learned

August 18, 2020 - Maine State Board of Education asked the teachers to share their experience.

Voices from the classroom!  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_wa3wtU4LO8&feature=youtu.be READ MORE

2021 Maine Teacher of the Year State Finalists Announced

August 18, 2020 - State Review Panel will conduct 'site visits"

Educate Maine, Maine Department of Education, Maine State Board of Education and the Maine State Teacher of the Year Association are pleased to announce that Cindy Soule (Cumberland), Alison Babb-Brott (Knox) and Heather Webster (Lincoln) are moving on as 2021 State Finalists.   The State Review Panel will conduct school site visits as the next step in the process.   Cindy Soule, 2020 Cumberland County Teacher of the Year; Gerald A. Talbot Community School in Portland Cindy Soule creates a… READ MORE
Maine's 2020 County Teachers of the Years Announced Today

Maine's 2020 County Teachers of the Years Announced Today

May 14, 2020

2020 County Teachers of the Year Announced in Virtual Ceremony   Teachers from all 16 of Maine’s counties were honored today in a virtual announcement that was broadcast live on the Maine Department of Education Facebook Page.   The Maine County Teacher of the Year announcement is held annually in the spring to honor the teachers selected from nominations for Maine Teacher of the Year from each county. The County Teachers of the Year are the finalists for Maine Teacher of the… READ MORE
Joe Hennessey, 2019 Maine Teacher of the Year

Joe Hennessey, 2019 Maine Teacher of the Year

December 17, 2019 - A year in review..An open letter written by Maine’s 2019 Teacher of the Year Joe Hennessey.

  To my fellow colleagues, educators of all levels, and community members throughout the state: What follows is an open letter to you which originates from a place of profound gratitude. It has been my sincere pleasure and honor to represent our profession and its schools as the 2019 Maine Teacher of the Year, and I hope that I have fulfilled that charge acceptably. Eighteen months ago, my principal nominated me for a recognition which many of our colleagues would have been unable to accept for… READ MORE
2020 Maine Teacher of the Year Announced

2020 Maine Teacher of the Year Announced

October 10, 2019 - Heather Whitaker, Gorham Middle School

In an all-school assembly today at Gorham Middle School, the Maine Department of Education and Educate Maine named alternative education teacher Heather Whitaker Maine’s 2020 Teacher of the Year. During her 18-year teaching career at Gorham Middle School, Heather has been a true advocate for combining learning opportunities with the needs of the community. She started her school’s garden, which donates over 800 pounds of produce for the local food pantry each year. She also was a founding… READ MORE
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"On Failing Gloriously....."

May 11, 2018 - Kaitlin Young's Google for Education video released

Google for Education released a video with our 2018 Maine Teacher of the Year on its YouTube channel today. As part of CCSSO’s partnership with Google for Education, they filmed interviews with each State Teacher of the Year in February and are gradually releasing these videos over the next year, beginning during Teacher Appreciation Week.   The following are link is to Kaitlin Young's video on YouTube entitled 'On failing gloriously....' We also have posted it on our social media channels… READ MORE
2018 County Teachers of the Year Announced

2018 County Teachers of the Year Announced

May 11, 2018

Maine's 16 County Teachers of the Year Announced!
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2014 County Teacher of the Year and 2015 State Finalist recognized by American Red Cross for saving co-worker's life

March 25, 2018

Sarah Reynolds, 2014 Franklin CTOY and 2015 Maine State Finalist was honored by American Red Cross. Read the full article in the Sun Journal here: http://www.sunjournal.com/farmington-teachers-honored-for-saving-colleagues-life/#.WrYmqn08Qkk.facebook   READ MORE