“Tooele County School District is honored to receive the ACTFL Melba D. Woodruff award,” said Mau. “Our district is dedicated to providing our community with high quality language immersion programs. Offering six languages brings the world to our rural community and will open countless doors for our students. We are proud of all the hard work our teachers and administrators have done to provide exemplary language programs to our community.”
Melba D. Woodruff was a classroom teacher for over 40 years. She was a leader of the profession as an author and officer of many professional organizations. In recognition of Woodruff’s dedication to the profession this award was established in 2004 to recognize an exemplary K-6 world language program.
To watch ACTFL 2021 Award ceremony go to ACTFL Melba D. Woodruff Award for Exemplary Elementary World Language Program - YouTube