Meet Michele Whaley, PNCFL Nominee for ACTFL Teacher of the Year

This year’s PNCFL Nominee for ACTFL Teacher of the Year is Michele Whaley. Michele is a 30-year Russian-teaching veteran in the Anchorage School District in Alaska. She is the both the first Russian teacher and the first Alaskan teacher to take the stage as a regional finalist for ACTFL Teacher of the Year! Michele is also the reason that…

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Meet Darcy Pippins, SWCOLT Nominee for ACTFL Teacher of the Year

This year’s SWCOLT Nominee for ACTFL Teacher of the Year is Darcy Pippins. Darcy teaches Spanish III, IV and AP Spanish Language and Culture at Norman High School in Norman, OK–the same high school from which she graduated! She has taught Spanish for 18 years in varying capacities, including Fluency Fast courses and classes at the  University of Oklahoma. This is the second of…

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Meet Laura Roché Youngworth, SCOLT Nominee for ACTFL Teacher of the Year!

This year’s SCOLT Nominee for ACTFL Teacher of the Year is Laura Roché Youngworth. After spending many years as a French teacher and department chair at Beaumont Middle School in Lexington, KY, Laura is now the World Language Specialist for Fayette County Public Schools. Laura is also the co-host of the Language Talk: KWLA podcast series. This is the…

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Make this the best year ever: Save 28% on lesson plans in Spanish & French!

Make the 2016-2017 school year the best year ever! Save 28% total on lesson plans and activities from The Comprehensible Classroom on Monday, August 1 and Tuesday, August 2 by combining my store’s 20% off sale with TpT’s Best Year Ever Sale (use coupon code BestYear at checkout). This is the most that you can ever save in…

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