Call for Nominations – Leadership in Northern Education Award (Deadline: August 15)
Event Date: Aug 15 2018
Do you know of an individual, group or team in northeastern Ontario who is using innovative strategies to enhance teaching and learning experiences within schools and/or the community? Perhaps you are one of these people.
The Lougheed Teaching and Learning Centre of Excellence is currently seeking nominations of northern leaders from the primary, secondary and post-secondary educational sectors, and/or public or private sector community education services. We welcome nominations by colleagues, community members, or self-nominations. The Leadership in Northern Education Award forms part of the Lougheed Teaching and Learning Centre’s strategy aimed at promoting excellence and innovation in education. Nominees can be individuals, groups or teams from northeastern Ontario which have succeeded in:
Providing leadership to teaching and learning throughout northeastern Ontario
Planned, implemented, and evaluated a new learning project or program in basic or advanced community leadership, environmental studies, indigenous learning, mentorship, inclusion, intergenerational relations, STEM initiatives, and so forth.
Contributing to the scholarship of education
Created a manual, project report, tool kit, academic publication, blog post, public presentation or some other means of knowledge dissemination.
Enhancing educational programs and the quality of teaching and learning experiences with the community
Engaged with service organizations, partnered with faith or cultural groups, collaborated with a government service, integrated participants from a community day care or retirement home, and so forth.
Nomination letters matched in detail to the criteria of the award, as described above, with full contact information of the nominator and nominee(s) can be submitted directly to Dr. Lorraine Mercer, Director of the Lougheed Teaching and Learning Centre of Excellence, via email: [email protected].