Do you know an exceptional justice educator… someone who goes above and beyond the call of duty to make law come to life for their students? OJEN is accepting nominations for the Hux-Kiteley Exemplary Justice Educator Award.
The Hux-Kiteley Exemplary Justice Educator Award is an annual award for educators in Ontario who have shown exceptional leadership in the area of justice education.
It is named after two of OJEN’s founding board members – Justice Fran Kiteley who represented the Superior Court of Justice and Allan Hux, who represented the Ontario History and Social Science Teachers’ Association. The award epitomizes the collaborative relationship of the justice and education sectors that is fostered through all OJEN activities.
The criteria could include any combination of:
- Innovation in justice education
- Collaborative approaches to teaching about legal issues
- Promotion of democratic participation
- Leadership among peers in promoting justice education
Send the name of your nominee and a brief description of the activities for which they deserve recognition to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 25th. OJEN staff will follow up for more details.
For more information about the award, click here.