OTF, in partnership with the Ontario Teachers Insurance Plan (OTIP), honours educators whose commitment, creativity and energy result in a superior experience for students. Initiated in 1991, the honourees have covered a wide range of disciplines, teaching methods, age groups and geographical locations. Up to three awards are given annually to outstanding teachers in the categories of elementary, secondary, and beginning teachers.
2020 OTIP Teaching Awards Winners
Because of the restrictions of the pandemic, the winners were not presented their awards. OTIP and OTF hope to honour them in the future.
Beginning Teacher category
Deanna Gaughan, James Grieve Public School, Caledon East
Elementary Teacher category
Heather Lett, Eganville & District Public School, Eganville
Secondary Teacher category
Cameron Douglas, Peterborough Alternative Continuing Education (PACE) at Peterborough C&VI, Peterborough
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