NYSAWLA recognizes the contributions and support of central administration in our school districts. We are happy to accept applications for this award for Assistant Superintendents or Superintendents.
The nominee must be in the same district for at least 3 years. S/he must have demonstrated clear and consistent support of World Language Programs. Some examples include: implementing a FLES program, supporting exchange or travel abroad programs, offering a variety of languages, making public reports, statements or presentations in support of World Languages, or advocating for World Languages in other ways.
The application must be submitted by a world language administrator who is not the actual candidate. The application should include two letters of recommendation; one from a NYSAWLA member in good standing and one from another person. Please include ways in which this person has supported World Languages in the past and currently. Other supported information is welcome, but not necessary.