Dr. Eileen W. Glisan is Distinguished University Professor of Spanish at Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP), where she coordinates the Spanish Education K-12 Program. She was President of ACTFL in 2010 is certified by ACTFL as an oral proficiency tester of Spanish. She is co-author of Teacher's Handbook: Contextualized Language Instruction, now in its fifth edition. She is also co-author of Enacting the Work of Language Instruction: High-Leverage Teaching Practice and Implementing Integrated Performance Assessment. She has published numerous articles in edited books and scholarly journals such as The Modern Language Journal, Foreign Language Annals, and The Canadian Modern Language Review. Dr. Glisan is the recipient of several awards including the 2012 PSMLA Frank Mulhern Leadership Award for Outstanding Leadership in World Languages and Cultures, the 2008 Nelson H. Brooks Award for Distinguished Service and Leadership to the Profession presented by the Northeast Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, and the 1996 Anthony Papalia Award for Excellence in Teacher Education given by ACTFL and the New York State Association of Foreign Language Teachers (NYSAFLT).