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* 1.Ability to develop and manage national K-12 educational programs ** Designed and managed K-12 professional development programs and developed and implemented policies and procedures. This includes program evaluation, delivery and modification, as well as, ensuring alignment with current educational trends and established principles for K-12 curricula and instructional plans.
  1. Implemented components of existing national K-12 educational programs that conform to established educational principles.
  2. Designed and managed complex national K-12 educational programs by applying both new approaches and established principles for teacher professional development,
  3. Coordinated and managed the accomplishment of diverse functions to enhance the effectiveness of national K-12 educational programs.
  4. None of the above.


* 2.In the box below, provide a brief description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your choice to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a brief narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration.
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 3.Ability to plan, negotiate and monitor contracts. Planned, negotiated and monitored contracts for educational program activities including: 1) determining program requirements; 2) surveying the market for existing products and services; 3) soliciting and evaluating proposals; 4) making recommendations for vendor selections; 5) certifying receipt of deliverables; and 6) initiating contract revisions to meet changing program requirements.
  1. Implemented components of existing national K-12 educational programs that conform to established educational principles.
  2. Coordinated and managed the accomplishment of diverse functions to enhance the effectiveness of national K-12 educational programs.
  3. Designed and managed complex national K-12 educational programs by applying both new approaches and established principles for teacher professional development,
  4. None of the above.


* 4.In the box below, provide a brief description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your choice to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a brief narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration.
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 5.Ability to plan, negotiate and monitor contracts. Planned, negotiated and monitored contracts for educational program activities including: 1) determining program requirements; 2) surveying the market for existing products and services; 3) soliciting and evaluating proposals; 4) making recommendations for vendor selections; 5) certifying receipt of deliverables; and 6) initiating contract revisions to meet changing program requirements.
  1. ROUTINELY planned, negotiated and monitored contracts for educational program activities, including ALL of the above activities in a FEDERAL SETTING. ROUTINELY planned, negotiated and monitored contracts for educational program activities, including FIVE (5) of the above activities. ROUTINELY, planned, negotiated, and monitored contracts for educational program activities, including Three (3) of the above activities.
  2. ROUTINELY planned, negotiated and monitored contracts for educational program activities, including FIVE (5) of the above activities.
  3. ROUTINELY, planned, negotiated, and monitored contracts for educational program activities, including Three (3) of the above activities.
  4. None of the above


* 6.In the box below, provide a brief description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your choice to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a brief narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration.
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 7.Ability to communicate effectively other than in writing. Communicated effectively in formal and informal settings with colleagues inside and outside the organization. Formally presented information at internal and external conferences, briefings and meetings.
  1. Defended, explained, negotiated, and/or settled matters involving significant or controversial issues. Participated in or presented at conferences, meetings, or presentations involving problems or issues of considerable consequence or importance to the field of education/training. Communicated effectively and harmoniously with higher-level management, Congress, peers and/or other individuals at all levels in the public and private sector to convey policies, regulations, and procedures related to educational/training programs.
  2. Routinely briefed, consulted with, and made presentations on educational programs and resources to various audiences, including educators, decision-makers, and colleagues. Participated in oral discussions to plan, coordinate and/or consult on work efforts and to resolve difficult operating problems in the area of educational programs and resources
  3. Participated in discussions to plan, coordinate, and/or consult on work efforts, or to resolve difficult operating problems in the area of educational programs and resources. Influenced or motivated individuals or groups who are working toward mutual goals and who have basically cooperative attitudes.
  4. None of the above.


* 8.In the box below, provide a brief description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your choice to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a brief narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration.
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 9.Ability to develop, maintain and leverage relationships with a variety of educational organizations. Developed, maintained and leveraged relationships with a variety of educational organizations to advance program goals.
  1. As a major job responsibility initiated, developed, maintained and leveraged relationships with a variety of educational organizations to significantly expand professional development program value, reach and capacity.
  2. Routinely collaborated with internal managers, staff, and others to develop and implement educational professional development initiatives and objectives.
  3. Routinely collaborated with external and internal stakeholders to develop and implement educational professional development initiatives and objectives.
  4. None of the above.


* 10.In the box below, provide a brief description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your choice to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a brief narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration.
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 11.Ability to communicate in writing to support K-12 educational/training programs/projects. Prepared clear, cogent, accurate, well-organized products for educational programs such as 1) policies and procedures, 2) instructional materials, 3) program and work plans, 4) reports (assessment, status, and annual performance reports), 5) memoranda, 6) Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and Statements of Work (SOW), and 7) communications and marketing materials. This includes tailoring products for diverse audiences
  1. Wrote ALL of the above as primary author.
  2. Wrote FIVE (5) of the above as primary author.
  3. Contributed to AT LEAST Three (3) of the above.
  4. None of the above.


* 12.In the box below, provide a brief description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your choice to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a brief narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration.
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 13.Ability to apply new and emerging technologies to the development and delivery of K-12 educational/training programs/projects. Applied existing as well as new and emerging technologies, such as Web 2.0 collaboration tools, mobile devices and applications to produce and improve programs, productivity and customer service for K-12 educational/training program/project delivery.
  1. Routinely identified and applied new and emerging technologies to produce and improve educational program content and delivery and to improve internal work processes.
  2. Occasionally identified and applied new and emerging technologies to produce and improve educational program content and delivery and to improve internal work processes.
  3. Applied new and emerging technologies to improve internal work processes related to educational/training programs/projects.
  4. None of the above.


* 14.In the box below, provide a brief description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your choice to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a brief narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration.
Maximum length of 8000 characters.