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Maine needs more than education reform. It needs an education revolution

Students board the bus after school in September at Vine Street School in Bangor. BDN photo by Ashley L. Conti.

In recent years, a sad trend has come to emerge with education reform in Maine: A governor proposes a single reform, it gets watered down by a risk-averse Legislature at the behest of special interests, and then the issue is ignored until the next idea is introduced. Once policies are passed, there’s relatively little future […]