The Partner in Language Education Award

Congratulations to our 2024 Partner in Language Education Award Winner, Amanda Benavidez-Williams!


The Partner in Language Education Award is presented to an individual who has made significant and sustained contributions to professional development opportunities and/or teacher training for world language and culture educators. Further, the individual is regarded as a leader in the profession in the Central States region.


Congratulations to our 2024 Award Winner, Amanda Benavidez-Williams, (KS).


Description of the Partner in Language Education Award

The Partner in Language Education Award is presented to an individual who has made significant and sustained contributions to professional development opportunities and/or teacher training for world language and culture educators. Further, the individual is regarded as a leader in the profession in the Central States region.


Nominations

Nominations 

Supporting documentation may not exceed 15 single-sided pages and should be submitted to the Awards Committee chairperson by December 15, 2023. The person completing and submitting the nomination must be a current Advisory Council member.  Nominate a colleague for the Partner in Language Education Award here!


Nominations of an individual should include the candidate's present position and role in the world language profession; the ways in which the candidate meets the specific criteria for the award, including significant contributions to Central States over the years; the capacity in which the nominator has known the candidate; the candidate's current curriculum vitae; and support documentation that bears direct relevance to the nomination. 

Previous Partner in Language Education Award Recipients

This award was established in 2023 and first presented to Amanda Benavidez-Williams in 2024!