Angela Faherty Sworn in as Maine’s Education Commissioner 

Maine’s Education Commissioner has made it official.Tuesday, Governor Baldacci swore in Angela Faherty, who’s been Deputy Commissioner of Education for nearly four years. She took over as an interim when Susan Gendron left the post in May. Baldacci says Faherty has been instrumental in developing quality teacher standards. Faherty, who’s taught in elementary school to college classrooms, has a doctorate in education from the University of Missouri.