MMS iTeam

The Messalonskee Middle School iTeam is a group of students who support the appropriate and effective use of the laptop computers at MMS.  They take part in trainings and earn certifications in different areas of technology.  They will be running a fundraiser to help purchase iPads for  Atwood Kindergarten and First Grade classrooms.  The money will also go to…

The Power of Gaming!

Mr. Moody from Messalonskee High School has started a blog that is focused on learning something new each day.  To reach this end he has been watching a TED video each day and blogging on his thoughts.  Check out his blog at 365: The TED Experiment. I watched his 12th post and it was an…

Introducing the Customized Learning Page

Hello all! I am excited to launch the customized learning page on the Messalonskee Middle Principal’s Blog. The purpose of this page is to begin sharing with the community the direction that RSU 18 is going. There is much discussion around the country and the state about the customized learning approach. I will be periodically…

Safer Internet Day!

With students being so connected and education being so interwoven with the Internet, keeping children safe is of great focus. There is a group that has started recognizing this every year with a safer Internet day. This day is focused on giving parents, students and educators information and tools to keep everyone safe. Check out…

Financing for the future!

The Messalonskee Middle School guidance staff have been hosting different presenters to share their jobs or expertise with interested students. As a part of this series we have a representative from the Finance Authority of Maine coming to MMS February 7th from 1:30-2:30. This presentation is an interactive approach that teaches students skills like budgeting…