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Federal Program Services Team


Distinguished Educators:   Member Profile

General information:   In order to provide assistance to school administrative units, the Maine Department of Education will contract with school districts for two practitioners.   Distinguished Educators are individuals on leave from a school administrative unit who will work for the Department of Education.   Positions are available during the 2005-2006 school year.   We are seeking individuals who have been successful in enabling children to make outstanding progress toward meeting high educational standards.   This professional service work involves facilitation, data analysis, and staff development.   Individuals must be able to work as part of a self-directed work team.   Extensive use of technology, travel and field assignments are required.  STATEWIDE TRAVEL IS REQUIRED.

The Distinguished Educators will have primary responsibility for providing technical assistance to schools and districts implementing the No Child Left Behind federal grant program that have been identified as identified as being in Continuous Improvement Priority Status under the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001.   These positions will provide the following assistance to Priority Schools and Districts:


Knowledge and Abilities Required:

If you are interested and have questions, please contact Jacqueline Soychak at 624-6730 by June 15, 2005.   The application is available on the Maine Department of Education website at or can be obtained by calling Lorraine Cote at 624-6707.   Applications and requests for applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.