inlingua Teacher Awards

This page of our website is dedicated to publicly recognizing excellence in English as a Second Language (ESL), foreign language and test preparation instruction. inlingua Florida congratulates the following instructors for their dedication to excellence (instructors in bold have won the award more than once). inlingua’s first teacher of the month (January 2003) was Maria Antonia Ospina, who has won the award three times, an inlingua record.

For any questions about the information on this page, please contact Cynthia Cope, inlingua Director of Programs and Professional Development, at ccope@inlingua-if.com.

inlingua Teachers of the Month – Recipients of the inlingua Award for Teaching Excellent (2017)

  • Tetyana Oliynyk (March 2017)
  • Tucidides Brito (February 2017)
  • Robert Diminic (January 2017)

inlingua Teachers of the Month – Recipients of the inlingua Award for Teaching Excellent (2016)

  • Bruce Fraser (December 2016)
  • Diana Silberman (November 2016)
  • Eric Smoley (October 2016)
  • Julie Dee (September 2016)
  • Timothy O’Toole (August 2016)
  • Miriam Klompus (July 2016)
  • Rachael Niedermeyer (June 2016)
  • Rosa Maria Graziani (May 2016)
  • Peter Stoepker (April 2016)
  • Autumn Brucato (March 2016)
  • Woody Germeil (February 2016)
  • Roxane Mignot (January 2016)

Recipients of the inlingua Award for Outstanding Achievement in Professional Development (2015)

  • Monte Farrin (Second Semester 2015)
  • Eleonora Izotova (First Semester 2016)
  • Heather Desiral (First Semester 2016)
  • Uli Fesseler von Stargard (Second Semester 2016)

inlingua Teachers of the Month – Recipients of the inlingua Award for Teaching Excellent (2015)

  • Ivonne Linares (December 2015)
  • Annie Figueroa (November 2015)
  • Berta Sanders (October 2015)
  • Daniel Roth (September 2015)
  • Richard Klein (August 2015)
  • Cynthia Cope (July 2015)
  • Zoltan Bakos (June 2015)
  • Elena Roca (May 2015)
  • Eugenie Elias (April 2015)
  • Bonny Beuret (March 2015)
  • Alan Ginori (February 2015)
  • Maria Teresa Barredo (January 2015)

inlingua Teachers of the Month – Recipients of the inlingua Award for Teaching Excellent (2014)

  • Maria Monje (December 2014)
  • Venice Daley (November 2014)
  • Gareth Peard (October 2014)
  • Maria Julia Arias (September 2014)
  • Mariflor Perrina (August 2014)
  • Tatiana Aquino (July 2014)
  • Isaiah Johnson (June 2014)
  • Renata Urban (May 2014)
  • Eric Salva (April 2014)
  • Laura Raymond (March 2014)
  • Claudia Fornage (February 2014)
  • Jennifer Killam (January 2014)

inlingua Teachers of the Month – Recipients of the inlingua Award for Teaching Excellent (2013)

  • Vilmarie Cintrón-Olivieri (December 2013)
  • Rosie Lojewski (November 2013)
  • Dulce Toribio (October 2013)
  • Irma Fortier (September 2013)
  • Gene Velez (August 2013)
  • Jacqueline Young (July 2013)
  • Yajaira Arcas (June 2013)
  • Lorena Ojeda (May 2013)
  • Howard Spinner (April 2013)
  • Jane King (March 2013)
  • Bruna Carricarte (February 2013)
  • Rebecca Minhas (January 2013)

inlingua Teachers of the Month – Recipients of the inlingua Award for Teaching Excellent (2012)

  • Helen DelVecchio (December 2012)
  • Augusto Restrepo (November 2012)
  • Sandra Medina (October 2012)
  • Richard Klein (September 2012)
  • Linda Thompson (August 2012)
  • Jessica Holmer (July 2012)
  • Isabella Sulkowski (June 2012)
  • Mary Preece (May 2012)
  • Francisco Rodriguez (April 2012)
  • Maria Antonia Ospina (March 2012)
  • Ellen Rosenfeld (February 2012)
  • Marion Uselding (January 2012)

inlingua Teachers of the Month – Recipients of the inlingua Award for Teaching Excellent (2011)

Note: There was no award for December 2011.

  • Sandra Manso (November 2011)
  • Alex Mego-Flores (October 2011)
  • Shannon Gevero (September 2011)
  • Sandra Medina (August 2011)
  • Constance Waldbart (July 2011)
  • Dawn Landon (June 2011)
  • Pamela Caley (May 2011)
  • Alan Larson (April 2011)
  • Donald Wheeler (March 2011)
  • Maria Antonia Ospina (February 2011)
  • Carolina Garcia (January 2011)

inlingua Teachers of the Month – Recipients of the inlingua Award for Teaching Excellent (2010)

  • Debora Figueroa (December 2010)
  • Plymouth-Ann Cook (November 2010)
  • Charmaine Kappler (October 2010)
  • Daniel Hummel (September 2010)
  • Amy Mead (August 2010)
  • Daniel Montalvo (July 2010)
  • Claudia Fornage (June 2010)
  • John Hackling (May 2010)
  • Jessica Gonzalez (April 2010)
  • Oumaya Zlitni (March 2010)
  • Eric Sanders (February 2010)
  • Abby Hall (January 2010)

inlingua Teachers of the Month – Recipients of the inlingua Award for Teaching Excellent (2007)

  • Dora Izquierdo (December 2007)
  • Sebastian Aroca (November 2007)
  • Noemi Tennant (October 2007)
  • Paula Milano (September 2007)
  • Tyla Smith (August 2007)
  • Olga Castro (July 2007)
  • Alex Rodriguez (June 2007)
  • Trang Tran (May 2007)
  • Maritza Diaz (April 2007)
  • John Osler (March 2007)
  • Diana Ramirez (February 2007)
  • Nathaly Salas (January 2007)

inlingua Teachers of the Month – Recipients of the inlingua Award for Teaching Excellent (2006)

  • Diana Baczynskyj (December 2006)
  • Paloma Pareja-Fernandez (November 2006)
  • Kevin Kao (October 2006)
  • Cynthia Cope (September 2006)
  • Patrick Cerrato (August 2006)
  • Brado Roda (July 2006)
  • John Hackling (June 2006)
  • Rodolfo Valderrey (May 2006)
  • Elizabeth Bercaw (April 2006)
  • Virginia Caballero (March 2006)
  • Dana Cosley (February 2006)
  • Luz Restrepo (January 2006)

inlingua Teachers of the Month – Recipients of the inlingua Award for Teaching Excellent (2005)

Note: There was no award for December 2005.

  • Mitchell Cohen (November 2005)
  • Cristina Dumas (October 2005)
  • Christopher Robinson (September 2005)
  • Doris Berlingo (August 2005)
  • David Kula (July 2005)
  • Jessica Buck (June 2005)
  • Daniela Boettcher (May 2005)
  • Noreen Heffrom (April 2005)
  • Miranda Kalaitzis (March 2005)
  • Deborah Perkins (February 2005)
  • Genevieve Vinchi (January 2005)

inlingua Teachers of the Month – Recipients of the inlingua Award for Teaching Excellent (2004)

Note: There was no award for April 2004.

  • Eliana Riesen (December 2004)
  • Henry Villafrade (November 2004)
  • Angela Castaño (October 2004)
  • Christina Chang (September 2004)
  • Susana Eckell (August 2004)
  • Barry Eng (July 2004)
  • Alexandra Buchelli (June 2004)
  • Jeannette Forero (May 2004)
  • Aldo Tonazzo (March 2004)
  • Isimer Gomez (February 2004)
  • Richard McDorman (January 2004)

inlingua Teachers of the Month – Recipients of the inlingua Award for Teaching Excellent (2003)

Note: There was no award for March 2003.

  • Noreen Heffrom (December 2003)
  • Sam Salama (November 2003)
  • Sandra Falcon (October 2003)
  • Mitchell Cohen (September 2003)
  • Mercedes Schenone (August 2003)
  • Miguel Ceita (July 2003)
  • Lucia Gelotte (June 2003)
  • Betty Alvarez (May 2003)
  • Maria Jose Ferreiro (April 2003)
  • Doris Berlingo (February 2003)
  • Maria Antonia Ospina (January 2003)

inlingua Honors

In addition to the inlingua instructors named above, inlingua has conferred three (somewhat less official) honors on the following persons for their oustanding and ongoing dedication to our organization:

  • The honorary title of Her Illustriousness to the Illustrious Cynthia Cope
  • The honorary title of Her Fabulousness to the Fabulous Claudia Fornage