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An initiative designed to regionalize professional development systems in Minnesota. Visit MNCOE website

1. Early Childhood Special Education Teacher—position open until filled. Randolph Schools, in southern Dakota County, is seeking a part-time OR full-time Early Childhood Special Education Teacher. Position begins as soon as possible. The position will be open until filled. Must have a valid Minnesota teacher's license for ECSE.

Send letter of interest, resume and copy of current teaching license to: Michael Kelley, Superintendent
Randolph Public Schools P.O. Box 38 29110 Davisson Avenue Randolph, MN 55065
OR send via email to:

2. Montessori Teacher Leaders - Twin Cities. Are you a Montessori leader with a thirst for social justice and an entrepreneurial drive? Wildflower Schools are a network of teacher led, neighborhood nested, one-room Montessori schools serving racially and socioeconomically diverse mix of families with children ages 0-12. We are currently opening schools in the Twin Cities area and are looking for founding Montessori trained teacher leaders to open a school or join an existing teacher leader team.
Our teacher leaders are empowered to innovate and create their own beautiful, child centered environment. As head of a Wildflower school, you and a partner will lead all aspects of a one-room school including coordinating startup, teaching in the classroom, managing day-to-day operations, and drawing on tools and resources from The Wildflower Foundation and the support of a network of like-minded colleagues.

We are looking for Montessori leaders who are innovative, entrepreneurial, committed to serving diverse communities, passionate about the vision of Dr. Montessori, eager to learn, and ready to engage in the startup process. To learn more, please send an email, with your resume attached, to Malaika Hankins at Please inquire. Remove from website: December 2017