It is with great pleasure we announce the 2016 NCVPS World Language Coach of the Year!
Congratulations to Elana Shilova for being named the winner of this award!
Elena works as a Conversation Coach for NCVPS students taking our Russian courses She has done an outstanding job connecting with students, encouraging them and providing excellent support of instruction! World language coaches are an essential part of our critical language program. Coaches engage students each week with live conversation. Combined with our online teacher, our coaches set apart our language program from other online schools.
There were multiple nominees and it is obvious from student comments that NCVPS Coaches do an amazing job supporting instruction!
Candidates were nominated by students and colleagues for this award. Nominees were evaluated and scored on their performance, dependability, use of language, feedback provided to teachers, communication with students, Culture Cafe’ contributions, enthusiasm, and encouragement to students. Additional points were given to individuals with multiple nominations.
Congratulations, Elana, for this accomplishment!
Many thanks to all the World Language Coaches who work with our students!