Jason Fritze is a National Board Certified teacher of Spanish and the current chair of the ACTFL SIG on Comprehension-Based Communicative Methods. He has been teaching since 1991 at all levels (elementary, middle, high school, or university). He has trained teachers throughout the United States as well as in Asia and Europe. Jason currently resides in Laguna Beach, CA, and teaches elementary Spanish in a program that he created for the Laguna Beach Unified School District.
Jason is a co-founder of iFLT, the International Forum of Language Teaching where he regularly teaches and presents. He has also presented at ACTFL, the National TPRS Conference, regional, and numerous state conferences. He conducts series of WL teacher trainings with California State University Long Beach, LA STARS at Occidental College and Cal State University San Bernadino, and the COACH Foreign Language Project, in Orange County, CA. While he loves collaborating with teachers in workshops and conferences his true passion is student language acquisition and teaching students.