ABEA Leaders in Literacy Awards – Nominations Open!

The ABEA presents the annual Leaders in Literacy Awards at our annual Leaders in Literacy Breakfast in June.  This year’s event is June 11, 2020 – save the date!

Nominations are now open until March 31st.  Please see the Awards page for more details and for the nomination form.

The Kim Brooks Memorial Lifelong Learning Award – This award is in memory of an outstanding supporter of lifelong learning and a friend of ABEA.  This award is open to anyone 18 years and older, living in the city of Hamilton, or to any agency/business working within Hamilton, who has a long and outstanding commitment to lifelong learning.

The Hamilton Spectator Adult Learner Literacy Award – This award celebrates the achievements of adult learners who exemplify the spirit of lifelong learning.

The Excellence in Adult Teaching Award – This award is given in recognition of outstanding commitment and dedication by a paid teacher/instructor in the field of adult literacy and basic education within Hamilton.

The CIBC World Markets Children’s Foundation Individual Early Literacy Education Award – This award was established in 2006 to recognize excellence by an individual involved in early literacy education (ages 0-6).

The Agency Early Literacy Education Award – This award was established in 2006 to recognize excellence by an agency involved in early literacy education (ages 0-6).