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Links for L2 Learning Around the Web

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Language Associations and Organizations


  • ALTA - African Language Teachers Association
  • AAAL - American Association of Applied Linguistics
  • AATA - American Association of Teachers of Arabic
  • AATF - American Association of Teachers of French
  • AATG - American Association of Teachers of German
  • AATI - American Association of Teachers of Italian
  • AATK - American Association of Teachers of Korean
  • AAATSEEL - American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages
  • AATSP - American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese
  • AATP - American Association of Teachers of Persian
  • AATT - American Association of Teachers of Turkic Languages
  • AAUSC - American Association of University Supervisors and Coordinators of Language Programs
  • ACTFL - American Association of Teachers of Foreign Languages
  • ACTFL - American Council of Teachers of Russian
  • ADFL - Association of Departments of Foreign Languages
  • AILDI - American Indian Language Development Institute
  • ATJ - The Association of Teachers of Japanese
  • CLTA - Chinese Language Teachers Association -
  • JNCL-NCLIS - Joint National Committee for Languages & the National Council for Languages and International Studies
  • MLA - Modern Language Association
  • NCJLT - National Council of Japanese Language Teachers
  • NCOLCTL - National Council of Less Commonly Taught Languages
  • NCSSFL - National Council of State Supervisors of Foreign Languages
  • TESOL - Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages


  • CSCTFL - Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
  • NECTFL - Northeast Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
  • PNCFL - Pacific Northwest Conference for Languages
  • SCOLT - Southern Conference on Language Teaching
  • SWCOLT - Southwest Conference on Language Teaching


  • AZLA - Arizona Language Association (AZLA) is a not-for-profit professional association for language teachers in Arizona, dedicated to promoting the effective teaching of all languages. AZLA is the Arizona affiliate of ACTFL (American Council of Teachers of Foreign Languages) and SWCOLT (Southwest Conference on Language Teaching).

Language Resource Centers

Click here to download a PDF listing free resources from the Language Resource Centers

lrc_broc_full.jpg Since 1990, the U.S. Department of Education has awarded Title VI grants to institutions of higher education in order to establish Language Resource Centers (LRCs). The common goal of the LRCs is to promote the learning and teaching of foreign languages in the United States.

Download the Language Resource Centers brochure [PDF]

Go to the Joint Language Resource Center Website for a searchable database of resources and professional development opportunities available through the Centers.

calper.jpg The Center for Advanced Language Proficiency Education and Research (CALPER) at the Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
carla.jpg The Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA) at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
casls.jpg The Center for Applied Second Language Studies (CASLS) at the University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
celcar.jpg The Center for the Languages of the Central Asian Region (CELCAR) at Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
cercll.jpg The Center for Educational Resources in Culture, Language and Literacy (CERCLL) at the University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
clear.jpg The Center for Language Education and Research (CLEAR) at Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
coerll.jpg Center for Open Educational Resources and Language Learning (COERLL) at University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
larc.jpg The Language Acquisition Resource Center (LARC) at San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
nalrc.jpg The National African Language Resource Center (NALRC) at Indiana University Bloomington, Bloomington, IN
nclrc.jpg The National Capital Language Resource Center (NCLRC) at George Washington University, Washington D.C.
osu.jpg The National East Asian Languages Resource Center (NEALRC) at Ohio State University, Colombus, OH
nflrc.jpg The National Foreign Language Resource Center (NFLRC) at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI
nhlrc.jpg The National Heritage Language Resource Center (NHLRC) at the University of California - Los Angeles, CA
nmelrc.jpg The National Middle East Language Resource Center (NMELRC) at Brigham Young University, Provo, UT
seelrc.jpg The Slavic and East European Language Research Center (SEELRC) at Duke University, Durham, NC