Educator Recognition

  • Michigan Teacher of the Year

    Nominations for the 2017-2018 Michigan Teacher of the Year (MTOY) have now closed.  Please check back in August 2017 when nominations for the 2018-2019 school year open.  For additional information regarding the MTOY program you may click the link above or contact Josh Roesner at

  • Milken Family Foundation National Educator Award Links to the Michigan and National Winners and the Michigan Milken Educator Network
  • Talent Pool Form PDF icon

    The Talent Pool Form can take some time to complete. This form is intended for principals and superintendents to use for recognition of exceptional educators. If when completing this form you have any questions, please contact 517-335-2775 or

  • Tell us about an exceptional teacher! Please complete this short form to share with us information about your exceptional Michigan teacher.

Miscellaneous Efforts to Recognize Education Programs