Ms. Leah Henson

Leah Henson

Leah Henson is a Spanish lecturer in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at Miami University.  She began working full-time as an instructor for the university in 1999 and has been the SPN 111 (Intensive Basic Spanish) coordinator since 2000.  During her time at Miami University, she has taught Basic Language Sequence courses on both the Oxford and Hamilton campuses.  For Spring 2008, she piloted the inverted classroom approach in the SPN 111 courses, and she is currently piloting SPN 101 and SPN 111 in a hybrid/blended format. Additionally, she is working to develop a modified Spanish sequence to begin Fall 2011 for students with language-based learning difficulties. 


1999 - M.A. - Miami University, Oxford, OH

1997 - B.A. - Miami University, Oxford, OH

Teaching and Research Interests

  • Instructional Technology
  • Spanish and English Linguistics
  • Home Education and Alternative K12 Options