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Join the CEFAM Advisory Committee

About the Advisory Committee

Families, caregivers, and students are invited to share ideas on how CEFAM can implement high-impact school, family, and community engagement strategies in Maine!

The Advisory Committee provides advice and support for the activities of the Maine Statewide Family Engagement Center. As a member of the Advisory Committee, you will have a platform to shape how education programs, agencies, and school districts work on what matters most for student success. Family members will receive a gift card stipend for each session.


When is the application deadline?

We accept applications throughout the year. Rolling admissions.

Who can apply?

Our priority right now is to recruit a diverse group of parents and caregivers of children (birth to Grade 12) from all regions of Maine.

Who is on the committee?

  • Parents and caregivers
  • Early childhood, middle, and high school students
  • School, local, and state-level organizations

What’s the level of commitment?

Membership is on a yearly basis. There are four meetings each year, one has an an in-person option.

When are the meetings this year?

For 2023, meetings take place on February 7, May 2, September 5, and December 5.

Are there subcommittees I can join?

Yes. We’ll provide details soon!

I’m ready to apply. How do I do that?

Click here to complete our application!

Thank you! please contact us with any feedback or questions.

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