Maine Teacher’s Literacy App Wins Top Gun LA Pitch-Off

Government Technology: Stressed by too many mandates and not enough hours in the day, Lewiston Middle School’s Michelle DeBlois says she seriously considered leaving teaching. A year ago, she looked for a way to streamline her literacy teaching workload and couldn’t find one. Instead of quitting, the Poland, Main, teacher collaborated with an Auburn teacher to develop an app for that.

Their idea, ReMo, won the Top Gun LA pitch-off Thursday morning at the Lewiston Auburn Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce breakfast.

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