2017 Maine State Budget: What’s in it for kids?

Earlier this month, after what seemed like an interminable gridlock, the Legislature and the Governor were finally able to agree on a state budget. The big question is, however, what does it mean for Maine kids? Below, we have provided a brief overview from our MCA Senior Policy Analyst, Rita Furlow. SCHOOL FUNDING: K-12 This … More 2017 Maine State Budget: What’s in it for kids?

From the Intern’s Desk: As our Economy Evolves, So Must our Schools

This is part of a weekly series of posts by¬†Roy Ulrickson III, our Master of Social Work Intern.¬†Opinions expressed may not reflect those of MCA, but we want to encourage an open dialogue with our readers. As Mainers, we are proud of our small town heritage and our commitment to our neighbors. Our schools have … More From the Intern’s Desk: As our Economy Evolves, So Must our Schools