Dr. Florencia Henshaw wins ACTFL Postsecondary Award for Excellence in World Language Instruction Using Technology


It is a pleasure to announce that Dr. Florencia Henshaw has received yet another ACTFL award, the ACTFL/Cengage/IALLT Postsecondary Award for Excellence in World Language Instruction Using Technology. It is a national award given to only one college-level instructor per year, a remarkable achievement by Florencia.  You can read more about the award here.

The selection committee had the following to say about Florencia: "Her dedication made her the perfect candidate to lead the efforts in maintaining high quality standards of education at her university while managing the quick transition to remote learning during the pandemic. Dr. Henshaw played a pivotal role in the development and implementation of most of the online courses in her department. She has an extensive record of workshops, presentations, publications, and every other imaginable channel for the dissemination of information and providing instructional support at every level from her own department to an international stage. For this, it is with great honor for our community to present Florencia Henshaw with this award."

The award ceremony was virtual due to COVID, and the video where Florencia's award was announced is also available on YouTube at this link.

For the ACTFL press release and list of awardees, see here.

Congrats Florencia on yet another accomplishment!


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