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Michael Goodson – Marjorie Loughrey Lifetime Achievement Award – John McCrae

Michael Goodson, Teacher – John McCrae Secondary School Mike Goodson has been a secondary visual art teacher in the Ottawa Carleton District  School Board (OCDSB) since 1990 including time spent at South Carleton High School, Confederation Education Centre and John McCrae Secondary School.Continue reading

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Kate Ryckman – Volunteer – Elementary – Stittsville

Kate Ryckman (artistkate.com) – Stittsville Public School Kate Ryckman, a local working artist, gave the most precious gift to Stittsville Public School (SPS) this past year – the gift of Art. At the beginning of the schoolContinue reading

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Matt Minter, Gord Birkinshaw & Bonnie Day – Teacher Award – Secondary Performance – Earl of March

Matt Minter, Gord Birkinshaw, Bonnie Day – Earl of March Secondary School These three teachers – one a director, one a pit conductor and one a voice coach – led the incredibly successful and magical production ofContinue reading

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Halia Hillsburg – Teacher Award – Elementary Exhibition – Woodroffe Avenue

Halia Hillsburg – Woodroffe Avenue Public School – Elementary Exhibition Teaching Award Halia is passionate about teaching the arts as she feels that it’s one of the most empowering subjects where every student can shine. She has beenContinue reading

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Marie-France Jeaurond – Teacher Award – Elementary Performance – Manor Park

Marie-France Jeaurond – Manor Park Public School – Elementary Performance Teaching Award For the last four years, Marie-France has been putting on large scale musical productions for Manor Park community. This year’s production of the Lion King was anContinue reading

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2 days left to nominate – OCDSB – Support learning through the Arts!!

Learn more – http://acaottawa.ca/nominate/ Nominate –  https://goo.gl/forms/LSSTkmXDQRAO6U0v1 Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/acaottawa/ Learning through the arts embeds creativity by teaching through contrast, value, balance, harmony, movement, emphasis, variety, pattern….. Life.

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ACA Arts Recognition Awards Nomination Form is LIVE!!!

Let’s Recognize the Arts, Learning & OCDSB! Nominate someone in the OCDSB learning community for their service to the Arts in education. Deadline: Saturday, May 6th More information: http://acaottawa.ca/nominate/ Nomination form: https://goo.gl/forms/zhcGzvfGkawVw6iv2 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/acaottawa/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/artsottawa Twitter: https://twitter.com/ACA_Ottawa Contact: chair@acaottawa.caContinue reading

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