The Alexander Fleming Award

The Alexander Fleming Award was named after Alex Fleming, a former principal in Kitchener, who nurtured and mentored new teachers. Alex Fleming had a reputation as a “fine” gentleman and was well-respected in the education community. Fleming retired in the 1970s.

This award is for teachers in their first five years.

Award Criteria"

  • must be nominated and supported by an ETFO-WRTL member
  • demonstrate the following qualities
  • Up to 5 years of contract teaching experience
  • Provided an exemplary program for students
  • Is respected and admired by students, parents and co-workers
  • Shows initiative in continuing his/her professional growth

Nomination Deadline: Thursday, April, 13 2017 by 4:30 at the ETFO-WR Office

Nomination Forms can be found here – Awards Nomination Form-2017