Manitoba's Excellence in Education Awards
At the time of nomination, all nominees must be educators with a valid, permanent Manitoba Teaching Certificate and work directly with Kindergarten to Grade 12 students in a school setting on a daily basis.
- Teaching Excellence Award
The nominees must have completed a minimum of two years of teaching as of June 2016 in a Manitoba school. These teachers demonstrate an exemplary professional practice and a contagious enthusiasm for learning.
- Outstanding New Teacher Award
The nominees must have a maximum of two years of teaching experience as of June 2016. These new teachers distinguish themselves by their enthusiasm, their dynamism and their ability to inspire students and colleagues.
- Outstanding Team Collaboration Award
The nominated team must consist of two or three educators. These educators demonstrate a remarkable collaborative effort while spearheading an exceptional initiative that fosters student learning and engagement.
- Outstanding School Leader Award
The nominees must be principals or vice-principals. These passionate administrators are able to bring out the best in students and staff in order to create a stimulating learning environment in which each individual can thrive.
- NEW! Premier’s Award for Excellence in Education
The recipient of this award will be selected from among all the nominees for the above-mentioned categories. This educator distinguishes himself/herself by his/her remarkable contribution to student learning and engagement.