In 1973, thanks to the initiative and generosity of past president Doreen Richter, a new award was created to recognize an outstanding educator who had given long service to Quebec education and had encouraged the participation of parents.
- No qualifications. Any individual exemplifying parental involvements in their daily work or class projects are accepted.
- Choose a Home and School Executive Member to receive all the nominations in writing.
- Set a deadline for your nominations.
- All nominations should be considered and winners decided by the Executive of the Home and School.
- More than one individual may be chosen if you wish.
- Write a nomination letter detailing how they have exemplified parental involvement.
- Mail in nomination letter + form + cheque in to QFHSA.
Gordon Paterson Award Winners over the Years.
It was named after the first president of the Quebec Federation, Gordon Paterson.