Greater Essex County District School Board 451 Park St. W, Windsor N9A 6K1
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: May 20, 2016
Contact: Michelle Marcuz, Administrative Assistant
Phone: 519-255-3200 ext. 10289
Learning Support Teacher Receives National Recognition
Amy Soucie, Learning Support Teacher at General Amherst High School, has received a Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence.
Nominated by her colleague, Child & Youth Worker Joanne Capel-Cure, Amy has been recognized with a Certificate of Achievement along with 25 other educators from across Canada. Passionate about special education, Amy is a strong advocate for students with disabilities and works hard to ensure they are fully integrated into school life and have every chance to succeed. Amy boasts and “open door” policy and welcomes any student into her class at any time to receive extra support.
Mrs. Soucie received a certificate and a letter of congratulations from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and General Amherst received a certificate recognizing its support of her achievement.
The Prime Minister's Awards for Teaching Excellence recognizes teachers across Canada for outstanding leadership and exemplary teaching practices.