Each year individuals and families, young and old, relocate to Maine for the benefits
of the state's safe towns and cities, good schools, welcoming communities, and recreational
opportunities. Maine's average public school teacher salaries are far above the average
income level for Maine residents. Maine also offers generous benefit packages and a variety of loan repayment incentives.
If you're looking for a place to begin a new career as an educator, Maine is the perfect place to continue your service to our country.
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Salary data obtained from Department of Labor, May 2015 state occupational employment and wage estimates.
Charter schools are public schools that operate with freedom from many of the local and state regulations that apply to traditional public schools. Charter schools allow parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, and others the flexibility to innovate and provide students with increased educational options within the public school system.
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Public schools are schools that are maintained at public expense for the education of the children of a community or district and that constitutes a part of a system of free education.
The Bureau of Indian Education oversees a total of 183 elementary, secondary, residential, and peripheral dormitories across 23 states. 129 schools are tribally controlled under P.L. 93-638 Indian Self Determination Contracts or P.L. 100-297 Tribally controlled Grant Schools Act. 54 schools are operated by the Bureau of Indian education.