Excellence in Education

Recognizing Excellence in Lutheran Education

Do you know a Lutheran educator who always goes the extra mile?  Now is your chance to celebrate his/her service to Lutheran schools.  The Lutheran Teacher’s Association executive is calling for nominations for the Excellence in Lutheran Education Award.  This award will highlight the service of a Lutheran educator based on the following criteria:

  • Strong commitment to serving the Lord
  • Active in local community as well as Lutheran community
  • Commitment to excellence and meeting the social, emotional, spiritual, and cognitive needs of children and families
  • Equipped and willing to profess and teach Christian faith from a Lutheran perspective; desirable: Synodically trained, colloquized, or active participant in colloquy program
  • Four (4) or more years experience in a Lutheran school
  • Demonstrates effective educational skills
  • Administrator or teacher in a Canadian Lutheran school or preschool
  • Member of the LTA, and member of other professional associations


Letters describing how the nominee meets the criteria for the Excellence in Lutheran Education Award should be sent to LTA President, Vanessa Hamilton either by email: hamilton@smlacademy.ca or by regular mail: c/o SML Academy 5014 – 53rd Avenue, Stony Plain, AB T7Z 1R8

Nominations must be received by June 1, 2017