Faculty of Education

Faculty of Education
Faculty of Education

Rose A. Freeman Memorial Award

Do you work with a great TA that you think should be recognized? Consider nominating them for the Rose A. Freeman Memorial Award!

About the Award

The award was established in September 2006 by Dr. John G. Freeman, BA (1976), B.Ed. (1977), MEd (1990), PhD (1997), in memory of his mother Rose A. Freeman.


It is given to a graduate student Teaching Assistant in the Faculty of Education who directly contributes to the learning experience of Bachelor of Education (Con.Ed., B.Ed., Dip.Ed.) students through exhibiting outstanding commitment to the value of learning, availability to students, good organizational skills, and motivation.

Nomination Procedure

Con.Ed., B.Ed., Dip.Ed. students and professors may nominate a TA for this award by submitting a letter in support of the of the nominee to the Graduate Assistant (On-campus) in the Faculty’s Graduate Studies Office, Room A106, Duncan McArthur Hall, Queen’s University by Friday, November 30, 2018 (for the fall) and April 1, 2019 (for the Winter).

Complete nomination packages include:

  • A minimum of two letters, one of which must be from a professor.
  • The following shall be included in the nomination document:
    1. name of the TA
    2. courses taught by him/her
    3. details why the TA is being nominated as deserving of the award

Selection and Grading of the Award

Selection is made by the Graduate Studies and Research Committee in the Faculty of Education. The committee will review all nomination packages and determine Award winning TA(s) by taking into consideration all information received from both students and professors.

All decisions are final. There will be a maximum of two awards per academic year.