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Mission & Vision

Mission Statement

Maine Educational Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (MECDHH)/Governor Baxter School for the Deaf (GBSD) will provide high quality, state of the art services to students who are deaf and hard of hearing, their families and learning communities statewide.

Our Vision

The vision of MECDHH/GBSD is to expand and continually improve educational opportunities, programs and services for all children who are deaf and hard of hearing statewide.  This will be done via partnerships, collaborations and the sharing of human, fiscal and physical plant resources. MECDHH/GBSD will be recognized as both a state and national leader in deaf education by providing exceptional programs and services.