Your help could further MMSA’s vision of a brighter STEM future for the State of Maine and the nation. Today, I ask you to support MMSA and become a part of the movement to support exciting new ways for our youth to learn about science, technology, engineering, and math.
MMSA Title: Education Specialist
Renee Charette joined MMSA in March of 2016 as a STEM Specialist. Her focus is in consulting, math coaching and experiential mathematics, which includes her work as a member of the Gear Up Interschool Collaborative team and the Numeracy4ME project with the Maine Department of Education. She is also involved in the Maine computer science initiative, including work with Code.org. Renee graduated from UMass Amherst with a bachelor of science degree in Communication Disorders, and attended the UNC Chapel Hill graduate program for Audiology before becoming a classroom teacher in 2000. She has taught most grades from K-5 in Uxbridge, Massachusetts and Bethel, Maine before most recently taking on the role as K-3 Math Coach for MSAD#44. Renee is completing her masters degree in Educational Leadership at UMaine Farmington with concentrations in Math Leadership and Administration, and she is certified by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards as a Middle Child Generalist. She is also a member of Cohort 1 of the Maine Mathematics Coaching Project. Renee is passionate about making mathematics and computer science engaging and accessible to all students by helping teachers broaden their pedagogical and content knowledge. She shares resources on her Facebook page Making Mathematics Meaningful for Students, Parents, and Teachers. Renee also enjoys spending time outside and exploring the world with her three daughters.
Phone: (207) 626-3230
Email: all emails are first initial last name at mmsa.org