• EdTech Digest: Cool Tool Award

    Finalist 2018

    Category: Language Learning Solution

    “Featuring edtech’s best and brightest, the annual program shines a spotlight on cool tools, inspiring leaders and innovative trendsetters across the K-12, Higher Education, and Skills and Workforce sectors…Finalists have been selected from thousands of entries.”

  • How to Homeschool

    Winner 2018

    Best Homeschool Curriculum & Resources Award from

    “Their programs genuinely offer students the fastest path to true language fluency.  Breaking the Barrier blends the rigor of serious content with simplicity, clarity, and a student-friendly voice.  The tone is informal and conversational – a one-on-one session between teacher and student, perfectly suited to a homeschool setting. By the end of the series, students will have practiced every important topic in the Spanish or French language and have the confidence to read, write, and speak fluently.”



    Winner 2017

    Back to Homeschool Award from

    “Among the best of the best…a Top Back to Homeschool Resource of 2017.”


  • EdTech Digest: Cool Tool Award

    Finalist 2016

    Category: Language Learning Solution

    “This year’s program had some very stiff competition, hard decisions were made in selecting winners. The honorees here are among the best and brightest in the edtech space. Finalists and winners both represent an achievement. We’re proud to honor these cool tools, leaders and trendsetters in education technology.”

  • Association of American Publishers: Revere Award

    Winner 2016

    Category: Classroom Resources in the Category of World Languages

    “Breaking the Barrier gives learned a rock-solid understanding of language fundamentals and cultural insights through engaging, multisensory digital content. The series expertly presents vocabulary and grammar through history, popular culture, and current events to build knowledge and language fluency.”

  • The New England Book Show: 59th Annual Winners

    First Place, 2016

    Category: Interactive Media

    “This immersive experience in learning Spanish language and culture has a modern user experience with a fresh white background, minimalist palette, and contemporary typefaces. the intuitive navigation. well-paced sequencing, and useful embedded instruction make this product easy to use for any student. the multiple modalities work well together with particularly strong audio that gives just the right amount of information to help students get the pronunciation.”

  • WDBJ7

    Feature News Story, 2014

    “An innovate learning tool made a big debut in our region, it is an online Spanish language learning program that students at Highland Country High School took for a spin…”

  • The Virginia Department of Education

    Press Release, 2014

    “These new Spanish courses are a great example of how Virtual Virginia is expanding instructional opportunities for students in small, rural school divisions,” Wright said. “Students in every division, regardless of how small, regardless of how remote, have access to an array of quality online courses, including – beginning this fall – Spanish courses modeled on how world languages are taught  in one of America’s most prestigious school.”