Japanese teacher for the Duneland School Corporation with classes at
Chesterton Middle and High School, has been named the “Indiana Foreign
Language Teachers Association (IFLTA) Best of Indiana.”
The voting members
attending the 2013 Fall Conference nominated Tsugawa after her presentation
of an instructional technology entitled, “iMovie 101.” The session,
presented in both English and Japanese (with examples in both languages)
explains how the proper use of technology facilitates target language use
and improves student participation by encouraging teachers to make their own
iMovies with their iPad to assist with teaching in the classroom.
represent the State of Indiana at the Central States Conference on the
Teaching of Foreign Languages in Minneapolis, Minn., in the spring of 2015.