Resouces: Organizations


National Organizations


African Language Teachers Association - (ALTA)
American Association for Applied Linguistics - (AAAL)
American Association of Teachers of Arabic - (AATA)
American Association of Teachers of French - (AATF)
American Association of Teachers of German - (AATG)
American Association of Teachers of Italian - (AATI)
American Association of Teachers of Japanese - (AATJ)
American Association of Teachers of Korean - (AATK)
American Association of Teachers of Slavic and Eastern European Languages
American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese - (AATSP)
American Association of Teachers of Persian (AATP)
American Association of Teachers of Turkic Languages
American Association of University Supervisors and Coordinators - (AAUSC)
American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages - (ACTFL)
American Council of Teachers of Russian - (ACTR)
Association of Departments of Foreign Languages - (ADFL)
American Sign Language Teachers Association - (ASLTA)
The Association for Asian Studies - (AAS)
Chinese Language Teachers Association - (CLTA)
Fulbright Program - sponsored by the U.S. Dept. of State
International Association of Teachers of Czech
Joint National Committee for Languages & the National Council for Languages and International Studies - (JNCL-NCLIS)
National Foreign Language Resource Centers - (LRCs)
Modern Language Association - (MLA)
North American Association for Celtic Language Teachers - (NAACLT)
National Council of Japanese Language Teachers - (NCJLT)
National Council of Less Commonly Taught Languages (NCOLCTL)
National Council of State Supervisors of Foreign Languages - (NCCSSFL)
Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages - (TESOL)



Regional Organizations


Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
Northeast Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
Pacific Northwest Council for Languages
Southern Conference on Language Teaching
Southwest Conference on Language Teaching



State Organizations


Alabama Association of Foreign Language Teachers (AAFLT)
Arizona Language Association (AZLA)
California Language Teachers Association (CLTA)
Colorado Congress of Foreign Language Teachers (CCFLT)
Connecticut Council of Language Teachers (CCLT)

Foreign Language Association of Georgia (FLAG)
Indiana Foreign Language Teachers Association (IFLTA)
*Indiana Department of Education-World Languages
Illinois Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ICTFL)
Iowa World Language Association (IWLA)
Kansas World Language Association

Foreign Language Association of Maine (FLAME)

Massachusetts Foreign Language Association (MAFLA)
Maryland Foreign Language Association
Michigan World Language Association (MIWLA)
Minnesota Council on the Teaching of Languages and Culture
Mississippi Foreign Language Association
Missouri Foreign Language Association (FLAM)
Montana Association of Language Teachers (MALT)
Foreign Language Educators of New Jersey (FLENJ)
* New Jersey DOE World Languages
New Hampshire Association of World Language Teachers

New York State Association of Foreign Language Teachers
* NY DOE Languages Other Than English
North Carolina Association of Foreign Language Teachers
NC Dept. of Public Instruction - Second Languages
Ohio Foreign Language Association (OFLA)
Oklahoma Foreign Language Teachers Association (OFLTA)

Confederation in Oregon for Language Teaching (COFLT)
Pennsylvania State Modern Language Association (PSMLA)
* Pennsylvania DOE World Languages
Rhode Island Foreign Language Association (RIFLA)
South Carolina Foreign Language Teachers Association (SCFLTA)
Tennessee Foreign Language Teachers Association (TFLTA)
Texas Foreign Language Association (TFLA)

Utah Foreign Language Association (UFLA)
Vermont Foreign Language Association (VFLA)
Foreign Language Association of Virginia (FLAVA)
Washington Association of Language Teaching (WALT)
Greater Washington (DC) Association of Foreign Language Teachers
West Virginia Foreign Language Teachers Association (WVFLTA)
Wisconsin Association of Foreign Language Teachers (WAFLT)