Photo of Lindback winners including TESOL alum, Jan Fernback
These six Philadelphia School District teachers are among the 60 2019 Lindback award winners, including top row, L-R: Marie Clarke, Henry C. Lea Elementary, Jan Cohen, Kensington High School, Jane Cordero, Hill-Freedman World Academy; bottom row, L-R Janet Correa, Pennypack House; Kristen DeGregorio, Frankford High School, and Nikki Dunn, Kensington Health Sciences Academy.

In May, 60 Philadelphia School District teachers were recognized for their exceptional work, receiving 2019 Lindback Foundation Distinguished Teaching Awards.

Each teacher received $3,500 and was honored at a ceremony hosted at the Philadelphia Film Society. Among the award-winning teachers was Jan Cohen, EDU '14, a graduate of the MEd in Secondary Education World Languages. Cohen teaches Spanish at Kensington High School. 

Read more about the 2019 Lindback Foundation Distinguished Teachers.