Nominations Due 1.5 2019. Under the theme “Promoting Cross-Cultural Understanding Through Language Learning, the award celebrates language teachers who have created exceptional learning experiences for their students.
All full-time language teachers are eligible to apply for the award, regardless of the language or the level that they teach. The application asks teachers to describe learning activities or experiences that they have designed to promote cross-cultural understanding among their students.
Winners of the award will be invited to a Global Summit in New York City where they can meet and exchange best practices. Selections will be based on the quality and creativity of teachers’ language learning activities and the extent to which these activities promote cross-cultural understanding.