Mitchell Woods PS teacher nominated for the 2022 MusiCounts Teacher of the Year Award
March 1, 2022
A teacher from Mitchell Woods Public School has been nominated for the 2022 MusiCounts Teacher of the Year Award.
Teacher Kelly Stronach is one of five nominees from across Canada up for this year’s award.
Each year, the MusiCounts Teacher of the Year Award recognizes an inspirational Canadian music educator’s impact on students and music education.
“Thanks to their commitment, expertise, passion, and resilience, young people all across the country experience the power of music and its many benefits,” said Kristy Fletcher, President of MusiCounts. “We are honoured to recognize an exceptional teacher with the MusiCounts Teacher of the Year Award, presented by the Canadian Scholarship Trust Foundation. This year’s nominees are a remarkable group of teachers who represent the excellence and dedication of music educators nationwide.”
This year is MusiCounts’ 25th anniversary. MusiCounts is a national music education charity. It is associated with The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences and The JUNO Awards. The goal of MusiCounts is “to make music education inclusive, sustainable, and accessible for youth across Canada by providing musical instruments, equipment, and resources.”
Congratulations Kelly Stronach!