Ipswich’s One sixth form honours former teacher Gordon Haws after death last year
- Credit: Archant
Staff and students at One sixth form in Ipswich paid special tribute to a former photography tutor who died last year at a special awards ceremony.
The annual iAwards recognise and celebrate the achievements of star performers at the sixth form.
The awards, held in December for 2017 paid an emotional tribute to Gordon Haws, former photography tutor who was awarded a ‘lifetime commitment to teaching’ award.
Paying tribute, principal Alan Whittaker said: “It was an honour and a privilege to present this award.
“Gordon spent over 40 years educating people across the world.
“He was an amazing man who gave his whole life to teaching. He was a true inspiration to students, his colleagues and his family.
“He truly was a wonderful person to work with and a trusted friend to all.”
- 1 Most desirable places to live in Ipswich according to estate agents
- 2 Jailed in Suffolk: The criminals locked up so far in 2022
- 3 Ipswich man charged with string of sexual offences
- 4 Plans for 440 homes and visitor centre in Ipswich Garden Suburb submitted
- 5 Woman 'froze' after seeing masked men with machetes in Ipswich
- 6 Ipswich Music Day 2022: All you need to know
- 7 OPINION: Free sporting activities for children return to Ipswich this summer
- 8 Missing 12-year-old girl from Ipswich found safe
- 9 Ipswich singer to perform UK festival tour after scoring club hit
- 10 Designer handbag stolen after car window smashed in Ipswich
Colleague Joe Taylor received the award on Mr Haws’ behalf.