Awards

ETFO Awards & Scholarships

Awards & Scholarships ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Every day, ETFO members make outstanding contributions to curriculum development, the arts, the environment, science and technology, children’s literature, health and safety, 2SLGBTQ+ realities and humanitarian causes. With so much to celebrate, the ETFO awards program recognizes distinguished academic achievements, and outstanding contributions to education and the federation by its members and […]

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Active Healthy Living Award

Active Healthy Living Award  The Active Healthy Living Award may be granted to an active ETFO member. The recipient shall receive $100 and a certificate.  Criteria:! nominees must be active ETFO members ! nominees must be enthusiastic role models and inspire participation in  physical activities encouraging good health, well-being, and physical fitness ! nominees must foster […]

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OTIP TEACHING AWARDS

For many years, these awards have recognized the excellence of our teachers in publicly funded education. There are three categories of awards: elementary school teacher, secondary school teacher and beginning teacher in the first five years of teaching. A teacher may be nominated by anyone – professional colleagues, students, parents, or the general public. Nominations […]

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Deb Bushfield French Award

The Deb Bushfield French Award may be granted to an ETFO member. The recipient shall receive $100 and a certificate. Criteria nominees must be active ETFO members nominees must instill a love for and enjoyment of learning a second language nominees must foster the development of French language skills for students of various abilities nominees must […]

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Sue Robins Arts Award

The Sue Robins Arts Award may be granted to an ETFO member. The recipient shall receive $100 and a certificate. Criteria nominees must be active ETFO members nominees must instill a love for and enjoyment of the arts nominees must foster the artistic development of students of varying abilities Nominee Procedure Nominations must be made by members through […]

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Tod Riddell Special Education Award

The Tod Riddell Special Education Award may be granted to an active ETFO member. The recipient shall receive $100 and a certificate.  This award honours the late Tod Riddell, a woman passionate about her role as a special education teacher. Criteria nominees must be active ETFO members nominees must be enthusiastic advocates of special education nominees […]

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Support Person of the Year Award

The Support Person of the Year Award may be granted to a maximum of six support persons and each shall receive $100 and a certificate. One award will be available to each of the six categories: Bus Driver, Custodian, Educational Assistant, Technical Resource Assistant, Secretary, and Designated Early Childhood Educator. Criteria nominees make a significant difference in the atmosphere, learning […]

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Occasional Teacher Award

The Occasional Teacher Award may be granted to a maximum of two occasional teachers and each shall receive $100 and a certificate. Criteria nominees can be a daily Occasional Teacher (OT) or an OT on a long term assignment (LTA) nominees must show concern for individual students and inspire learning nominees must be able to work co-operatively […]

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Mentor/Leadership Award

The Mentor/Leadership Award may be granted to a maximum of two active ETFO members and each shall receive $100 and a certificate. Criteria nominees must be active ETFO members nominees must have provided outstanding mentorship/leadership in the school nominees must have demonstrated initiative and influence in their school Nominee Procedure Nominations must be made by members through the […]

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Local School Supporter of Education Award

The Local School Supporter of Education Award may be granted to a maximum of two recipients and each shall receive $100 and a certificate. Criteria nominees are not members of ETFO nominees are supporters of the Avon Maitland elementary school community nominees show concern and devote time to their local elementary school nominees work cooperatively with elementary professionals nominees are […]

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