Maine Educator Talent Pool

The Maine Educator Talent Pool is a cadre of exceptional K-12 teachers and principals who may be considered for membership on local and state advisory boards and task forces, along with special recognition opportunities through the Maine Department of Education.

Talent Pool members stack up with the nation's best educators. They inspire their students and exhibit strong leadership potential.  Talent pool membership alternates each year between educators of grades K-5 and 6-12.


Do you know that teacher or principal who embodies the best of the education profession? Recommend him or her for membership on the Maine Educator Talent Pool.

For 2015, the Talent Pool is be seeking middle and secondary level educators (6-12) relatively new to the profession, with five to 18 years of experience, who show unusual instructional ability and strong leadership potential.

The recommendation period for the 2015 Talent Pool is not open yet. Please check back in late January 2015, or email Jennifer Pooler for a recommendation form when they are available.



Jennifer Pooler
Special Projects Manager