Education and Cultural Affairs (EDU)

Committee Room: Room 202, Cross State Office Building
Phone: (207) 287-3125
Audio: www.maine.gov/legis/audio/education_cmte.html
Mailing Address: Committee on Education and Cultural Affairs, c/o Legislative Information, 100 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333
Committee Jurisdiction
Department of Education; State Board of Education; school finance, governance and administration; school budgets; school facilities; curriculum, instruction and assessment; teachers and administrators; special education and child development services; education of deaf and hard-of-hearing students; career and technical education; alternative education, school choice and home schooling; truancy and dropouts; educational services at juvenile correctional facilities; adult education; Maine Education Policy Research Institute; University of Maine System; Maine Community College System; Maine Maritime Academy; postsecondary education finance and governance; student assistance programs at Finance Authority of Maine; and cultural affairs, including Maine Arts Commission, Maine State Library, Maine State Museum and Maine Public Broadcasting Corporation.
 Committee Members
The members of the Joint Standing Committees of the 127th Legislature have not yet been named.
We will be updating the website to add this information as soon as it becomes available.