We are excited to welcome Ms. Amy McDaniel as the next MSAD#49 Director of Special Education starting July 1, 2019. Ms. McDaniel is a certified director of special education with extensive experience and knowledge in the field of special education. She is currently the director of special education at the Milford and Eustis School Departments.
Through her work as a teacher and special education supervisor with the Lewiston Public Schools, she had gained valuable experience working with diverse families. She has knowledge of English Language Learners practices and procedures and has experience in determining whether special education is appropriate for English Language Learners. She has an extensive background in staff development and training in the special education fields.
She has a working knowledge of MaineCare billing for health-related services and implemented an inclusive day treatment program billable through section 65 of MaineCare. She has built strong relationships with community agencies to make the development of an inclusive day treatment program possible. She has the breadth, depth, and application of knowledge in the field of Special education and the Maine Department of Education Audit and Corrective Action Plans or CAPS.
Please join us to welcome her to MSAD #49.