Teachers recognized for their outstanding work in the classroom

July 06, 2020

The Faculty of Education recognized four associate teachers for contributing to teacher education.

The 2019-20 Associate Teacher’s Award for Excellence winners are:

  • Suzana Letourneau – Thames Valley District School Board – Primary Division
  • Tammy Corbett – London District Catholic School Board – Junior Division
  • David Swindall – Peel District School Board – Intermediate Division
  • Bessie McManus-Lee – London District Catholic School Board – Senior Division

Associate Teachers supervise, support and mentor Bachelor of Education Teacher Candidates who are on teaching practicum placements at schools throughout a number of different school boards.

Winners are nominated each year by the Teacher Candidates with whom they work. A committee within the Faculty of Education selects four winners from the dozens of nominations they receive each year.