Winning Teachers


September 24, 2014

Excellence of Ontario teachers recognized

The Ontario Teachers’ Insurance Plan and the Ontario Teachers’ Federation recognized three Ontario teachers with the OTIP Teaching Award for excellence on Tuesday September 23 at the Hilton Toronto Airport Hotel & Suites.

The following received the OTIP Teaching Award:

Joshua Tellier, Holy Family French Immersion School, Woodstock - Beginning Teacher Category

Nancy Rawlinson, Davisville Elementary School, Toronto - Elementary Teacher Category

Donna Foulkes, West Credit Secondary School, Mississauga - Secondary Teacher Category

“When someone chooses to be a teacher, they’re choosing a life dedicated to putting others first, said Vic Medland, CEO of OTIP. “We at OTIP ate honoured to recognize these exceptional teachers and the impact they have on children’s lives each and every day.”

“We are so proud of these teachers; they are representative of the excellence of all teachers in publicly funded education” stated Rian McLaughlin, OTF President.