Center For Teaching & Learning

Tel: (207)882-9706
  • The Center for Teaching and Learning is a K-8 demonstration school dedicated to the development and dissemination of authentic, rigorous and joyful methods for teaching across the curriculum.
  • We seek to teach and influence both a cross-section of children of mid-coastal Maine and, through an intern program, seminars, speeches and publications, classroom teachers throughout the U.S. The Center for Teaching and Learning was founded in 1990 as a non-profit demonstration school.
  • CTL is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, licensed by the Maine Department of Education, and has state and federal tax-exempt status as a 501(c)(3) corporation.
  • It draws students from twenty-three communities in the mid-coast region.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.State or regional independent school association
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students72 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 9%
Students by GradeCenter For Teaching & Learning Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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