Application deadline: May 1, 2023
NYSAWLA recognizes the contributions and support of central office administration in our school districts. We are happy to accept applications for this award designed for Assistant Superintendents or Superintendents.
The nominee must be a superintendent or assistant superintendent in the same district for at least three years. S/he must have demonstrated clear and consistent support and advocacy of World Language Programs. Examples of support include implementing a FLES program, supporting exchange or travel abroad programs, increasing the course offerings for languages, making public reports, statements or presentations in support of World Languages, and/or advocating for World Languages in other ways.
The application must be submitted by a world language administrator who is in good standing as a NYSAWLA member. The application should include two letters of recommendation, with one from the NYSAWLA member. Please describe ways in which this person has supported World Languages in the past and currently.