About the Author
Jennifer Cornell is an educational consultant who works with pre-K through twelfth grade world language programs and professional development programs for teachers. Currently she serves as a resource teacher for Howard County Public Schools, Maryland, where she assists with the design, development, and evaluation of world language curricula. She also provides instructional support to world language teachers. She is the owner and developer of Connect with Languages, a website dedicated to instructional strategies and technology tips and tools within the classroom that strives to create engaged leaders and learners. As a former world language teacher with experience teaching Spanish I-VAP, Jennifer is dedicated to having her students interact with authentic materials for the purpose of acquiring communication skills and exploring the products, practices, and perspectives of Spanish-speaking cultures.