The Awardee will be selected by the OFLTA Board upon the recommendation of an independent award committee. One Award will be presented each year that the committee and Board deem appropriate. The Award will be presented at an OFLTA Annual Conference.
A packet of materials will be sent to the nominated teacher for completion by the nominee, with recommendations from a principal, a colleague, and a student.
The Award will consist of: A plaque for the teacher, a traveling plaque for the teacher’s school, a year of free membership and registration at all OFLTA sponsored events, a check for $100 for classroom use, and a corsage/boutonniere sent to the school on the day named for the teacher during National Foreign Language Week.. OFLTA will also request the superintendent of the district to name a day during National Foreign Language Week to honor the winner.