Resource and Research Organizations

Mississippi Foreign Language Association (MFLA)

American Association of Teachers of French (AATF)

American Association of Teachers of German (AATG)

American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages (AATSEEL) 

American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese (AATSP)

American Classical League (ACL)

American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL)

American Councils for International Education (ACTR/ACCELS)

Association for Asian Studies (AAS) 

Association for Teachers of Arabic (AATA)

Association of Teachers of Japanese (ATJ)

Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA)

Chinese Language Association of Secondary-Elementary Schools (CLASS)

Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE)

ERIC Clearinghouse on Languages and Linguistics (ERIC/CLL)

Japan Society

Korea Society

National Association of Japan-America Societies

National Council On Less Commonly Taught Languages (NCOLCTL) 

National Foreign Language Resource Center (NFLRC)

National Network for Early Language Learning (NNELL)

The Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL)

The Japan Exchange and Teaching Programs (JET)

For other conferences/workshops/professional development opportunities, please go to and "Register for An Account." Also, please visit local public and private college, university, and community college web sites to obtain other professional development and continuing education information.

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