Alert Bay teacher receives PM’s Teaching Excellence Award

Grade 4-5 teacher of T’lisaga’lakw School Raven Barudin has been recognized with the Prime Minister’s Excellence in Teaching Award for her innovative teaching approach with traditional culture.

The citation for the award quotes from the nomination as saying “Raven Barudin is one of those educators that has an overarching ambition to support all students to learn at high levels and one that parents and guardians want to reach their children”.

Raven was informed of her recognition with the highest educational award in Canada at a brief ceremony at the school where she teaches.