Alumna Laura Lee Matthie honoured with 2018 MusiCounts Teacher of the Year Award

On February 28, 2018 MusiCounts, Canada’s leading music education charity, announced that Laura Lee Matthie, BMus’94, BEd'95, of Orillia Secondary School in Orillia, ON is the 2018 recipient of the MusiCounts Teacher of the Year Award. The surprise announcement took place in Matthie’s classroom with her excited students and colleagues. Matthie was honoured for her outstanding dedication to inspiring the musical growth of her students, with some going on to become music teachers themselves.

Read full media release (MusiCounts – March 1, 2018)
Photo: MusiCounts website (Credit: Barry Roden)

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Music Education Department – Western University

Western’s JUNO connections

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