Friday, December 9, 2022  |  Holiday Inn by the Bay, Portland 

Each December Educate Maine convenes hundreds of educators, business leaders, policymakers, and diverse citizens from across our state's communities at our annual Education Symposium. After two years of virtual engagement, we are looking forward to welcoming everyone back to the Holiday Inn by the Bay for a full day of in-person learning, networking, and engagement.

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8:00 – 9:00AM: Registration, Full Hot Breakfast, and Networking

9:00 – 9:45: Welcome and Plenary Session

9:55 – 10:45: Breakout Sessions #1 

10:55 – 11:45: Breakout Sessions #2

12:00 – 12: 35PM: Lunch & Plenary Session

12:35 – 1:10: Leadership Luncheon Awards

1:20 – 2:10: Breakout Sessions #3

2:20 – 3:10: Breakout Sessions #4

3:10 – 4:00: Reception and Networking


View Session Descriptions Here

View Session Presenter Bios Here


Interested in Sponsoring Symposium?

We're looking for a few more sponsors at various levels starting at $1000. Please email James Murphy, Development Director,, for more information.

Want to Volunteer at Symposium?

We're looking for a few volunteers to help at different times throughout the day with set up, breakdown, and session support, in exchange for 50% off the registration fee! Please email James Murphy, Development Director,, to volunteer and receive your discount code. 

Questions about Symposium?

Please contact, Sara Conant, Communications & Events Coordinator, with any questions.

Thank You to Our Partner

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Premier Sponsor:

Leadership Sponsors:


Champion Sponsors:

Breakout Sponsor:

Cumberland County Federal Credit Union

FAME - Finance Authority of Maine