Nominate an HWDSB Educator for a 2024 Prime Minister’s Award
Prime Minister’s Awards recipients for Teaching Excellence, Teaching Excellence in STEM and Excellence in Early Childhood Education can receive:
- A certificate from the Prime Minister
- National recognition and promotion of their best teaching practices
Prime Minister’s Awards for Teaching Excellence and Teaching Excellence in STEM
The Prime Minister’s Awards for Teaching Excellence have recognized exceptional elementary and secondary school teachers in all disciplines since 1994, with over 1,800 teachers honoured to date. Teaching Excellence Awards recipients are honoured for their remarkable achievements in education and for their commitment to preparing youth for a digital and innovation-based economy. The Teaching Excellence in STEM Awards celebrate outstanding Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics teachers that help develop the culture of innovation Canada needs today, and in the future.
Prime Minister’s Awards for Excellence in Early Childhood Education
The Prime Minister’s Awards for Excellence in Early Childhood Education have recognized outstanding early childhood educators since 2002, with over 300 educators honoured to date. Recipients are celebrated for their leadership, exemplary early childhood education practices, and their commitment to help build the foundation children need to make the best possible start in life.