Mid-Maine Technical Center
Name: Dave Boardman
Dave Boardman teaches Mass Media Communications at Mid-Maine Technical Center. Boardman holds a Doctorate in Education from the University of Maine and has been named an Apple Distinguished Educator and a Maine Instructional Technology Teacher of the Year. His students have won numerous awards, including Maine SkillsUSA gold medals in filmmaking and audio production, top honors at the Maine Student Film & Video Festival and several honorable mentions from the Boston / New England Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. They have competed nationally and their work has been broadcast nationally both on NewsHour and on other PBS initiatives.
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