(207) 250-8722

54 Main St.
Oakland, ME 04963







Monday - Saturday: 10am - 5pm

Sunday: CLOSED


Program INQUIRY Form

To inquire about one of the offered programs, click on the button. Our senior staff will be in touch with you as soon as possible to set up an initial interview.

The Form

Tutoring in Science, English, Social Studies, or Math

Schedule, by the hour, a one on one tutoring session with STEAM Engine Education’s certified tutors. Any core subject, any age. We are prepared to help your child raise their grades, catch up in class, or help them feel more confident in their school abilities. $45 / hour with very flexible hours.

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Home-School Programs

STEAM Engine Education's Home-School Programs are offered by tutors certified proficient in our standards of educating. Home-Schooling available form 8:00 am - 3:00 pm. $20/hour, *before accounting for discounts. All fees include supplies, materials, books, papers, and tools for each student. Families, guardians, or teachers will receive a daily personalized account of the child's learning from throughout the day. STEAM Engine Education strives to create a safe and contained learning environment, built to meet every student's needs, built to help them learn.

Our approach to each subject, when Home-Schooling:

English / Reading / Writing / Literature

     Authentic children's literature. Writing on topics of high interest


     Always hands-on, minds-on, student-led, project-based activities. Giving students the opportunities, not available in a traditional classroom, to learn first-hand. Long-term science investigations using scientific inquiry processes.


     Always taught in context for the student's lives. Nontraditional methods are expected, explaining your thinking process, to help the student comprehend mathematics.

Social Studies

     History, geography, sociology, and economics, covering everything for your student. Focused on interest-based human stories, specific to each student.

Habits of Mind

     Learning about ourselves and our relationships with others. Teaching students how to build and maintain healthy relationships with their peers in a classroom setting. Zero bullying tolerated.



STEAM Engine Education offers three Home-School Programs:

Occasional Home-Schooling

Spot help for teaching a specific topic or unit within a content area. You may not be available for a day, or you may not be the best at teaching your student math; Occasional Home-Schooling would fit you. A busy schedule plagued with inconsistencies can interrupt your students education, we are available to cater to that need, with this program.

  • Any traditional school subjects
  • Custom written Lesson Plans and Activities
  • Working with your schedule or needs to help your student


Part-Time Home-Schooling

Some subjects may come easier to teach than others. Part-Time Tutoring is a steady assistance in your student's education. We follow your set curriculum and teach those certain subjects or lessons that you wish for assistance on.

  • Steady assistance in your student's education
  • Curriculum building for your student available


Full-Time Home-Schooling

For the situations where a traditional school setting does not benefit your student, or their education. Full-Time Tutoring is a full safe learning environment made for your student. We will build a full curriculum for your student and teach them in our facility during normal school hours. It can be a school for your student who may have special needs, not being met in traditional school settings.

  • Full Curriculum custom built for your student
  • Full days of learning and teaching in a safe environment
  • The ability to push your student to achieve their goals in a safe and comfortable environment



*contact us to check available discount plans

Pre-School Programs

Satisfy your toddler’s curious mind with exciting and vibrant live stories and successive crafts. Guardians and parents, bring your little ones to STEAM Engine Education for story hour from a trained librarian with over 40 years of experience telling these tales to kids. Three days / week: Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday. $10 / hour

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After-School Programs - School Connections

Homework can be a very difficult task, especially if you don’t have full time teachers at home. School Connections offers premium homework help from our certified tutors. Instead of tutoring a specific subject for a specific amount of time, School Connections gets you a full afternoon of guidance tackling all of your homework for the night. Every weekday / 2:30 – 5:00. $18 / hour

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The Explorer Program

Let your child learn about their passion. The Explorer Program offers students custom ‘passion’ oriented extra curricular learning. The student picks whatever topic they would like to learn about, ‘explore’, and we plan our steps to an achievable goal. A goal, such as, “I would like to learn about trains, my goal is to design a train and train tracks”. Any interest and any goal can be achieved*. Together, after school we work to achieving our planned goal. Every weekday / 2:30 – 7:00pm. $15 / hour.

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Brush-Up Classes

We all need a little help from time to time. Often in math, science, reading, and writing. STEAM Engine Education can help with it all. Kind, creative, and enthusiastic teachers, with experience in the classroom, will guide your child through the subject they are struggling with. A classroom made for your child and their learning pace. $25 / hour.

Special Events

Every once in a while STEAM Engine Education will hold a special one day event. Past events include Lego Day, where we opened up our collection of Lego building blocks to any children who wanted to come create! Other events include, NBA Statistics Day, and an Educator Open House. FREE / however long you would like to stay! Look at our calendar to see if we have any events planned!

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