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Ms. Sachiko Kono from US-JF on Vimeo.

Congratulations Sachiko Kono

Sachiko Kono, Japanese teacher at Sand Lake Elementary School, was recently recognized with the Elgin Heinz Teacher Award from the United States-Japan Foundation. The award is given to exceptional teachers who further mutual understanding between Americans and Japanese. Watch the video above to learn more about Ms. Kono and the Japanese Immersion Program.

KUDOS to these outstanding teachers WHO ARE WE? Teachers in the ASD World Languages Program are from all around the world. Below are just a few faces and their hometowns. We value diversity and invite you to consider working with us!

Zach Bloom
Spanish teacher
Gruening MS

Kristen Newcomer
Spanish Immersion Program, Chugiak ES

Jennifer Doerry
German teacher
Eagle River HS

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