Honorary Life Membership

Purpose

  • To recognize those who have made outstanding or significant contributions to the teaching of the social sciences in Saskatchewan.
  • To credit those who have provided for responsible and influential developments in programs and curriculum.
  • To recognize those who have promoted the aims and objectives of SSS and have worked towards making the Executive Committee viable, practical and effective.
  • To encourage support and interest in SSS.

Selection Criteria

The candidate must be or must have been actively involved in the social sciences. The candidate must be a teacher or a professional equivalent or a superannuated teacher, specializing in the social sciences.

Selection of the recipient will be based upon the following criteria:

  • Past Member of Social Studies Saskatchewan.
  • Past Member of the SSS Executive Committee.
  • Past Chairperson of the SSS Conference.
  • Presenter at the conference or a professional workshop.
  • Co-ordinator of a provincial accreditation seminar.
  • Contributor of articles to newsletters, journals, and publication (Perspectives, etc.).
  • The candidate has shown leadership and initiative throughout his or her teaching or professional career.
  • The candidate has taught for a minimum of five years in Saskatchewan.

The selection of the recipient(s) shall be by the SSS Executive Committee. The award will be a suitable plaque for immediate presentation and a Honorary Life Membership in SSS upon the recipient’s superannuating. Presentation of the award will be made at the Annual Conference.

Nomination deadline is March 15.

Previous Honorary Life Members