Awards

Keith Boeckner Award 2019

I’m proud to be this year’s Keith Boeckner Award winner for my contribution to the English Second Language community in Quebec, Canada. In the the photo below, that’s me with my wife Helen Hefter and M. Karl Subban, the keynote speaker at this year’s SPEAQ Conference and the father of the famous hockey player and

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AQPC Mention d’Honneur

Great news! You may remember that I won the TESL Innovation Award in June 2017 and the Sesquicentennial Pin for Leadership in Education in November 2017, but now Ahuntsic College, my college, has bestowed on me the teacher of the year award for 2019. It is called the AQPC Mention d’Honneur. Ahuntsic College has about

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Sesquicentennial Pin for Leadership in Education

On November 25th, 2017, the Honorable Melanie Joly awarded me the Sesquicentennial Pin for Leadership in Education. The pin has a maple leaf at its center and is made from silver and copper recovered from the roof of the House of Parliment in Ottawa, Please follow and like us:

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TESL Canada Innovation Award

On June 9th, 2017, TESL Canada awarded my Actively Engaged Series of ESL textbooks with the TESL Canada Innovation Award. The Awards Committee said this about my three books: The Actively Engaged series for intermediate level students in academic preparation and college level English courses integrates reading and listening activities with grammar lessons, card games, information gaps,

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