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.
Past Award Recipients:
2018 – To be announced in early 2019
2016 – Jennifer Amyotte, career paramedic with the City of Greater Sudbury
2012 – Ms Lynne Wallace, Executive Director, College Sector Committee for Adult Upgrading
2011 – Dr. Lorraine Carter, Academic Director at Nipissing University’s Centre for Flexible Teaching and Learning
2010 – Ms Jean Hanson, retired Director of Education of the Rainbow School Board
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].
Leadership in Northern Education Award Poster