ACTFL Tweets  
  • 2 hours 30 min ago.: @Mme_Moore Hi Paula! Could we have permission to use this photo in one of our publications?
  • 23 hours 2 min ago.: We'll be at the #nectfl16 conference through Saturday! Stop by our booth (317) during expo hours to chat.
  • 23 hours 40 min ago.: @doriecp @treycal We agree -- great hashtag!
  • 23 hours 44 min ago.: .@NECTFL1 will announce Mead Leadership Program 2016 Recipients at its conference Friday #nectfl16
  • 23 hours 47 min ago.: Lithuania is first among the Baltics in knowing foreign languages
  • 1 week 1 day ago.: Proposed diploma change may benefit Fort Thomas, AZ students via @eacourier
Connect with ACTFL   Like Us on Facebook   Follow Us on Twitter   Follow Us on LinkedIn   Watch Videos on YouTube   Access the ACTFL Online Community  

Welcome to actfl

The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) is dedicated to the improvement and expansion of the teaching and learning of all languages at all levels of instruction. ACTFL is an individual membership organization of more than 12,500 language educators, students, and administrators.

What the Research Shows

What the research shows

Learn more about what some of the most recent research studies tell us about the many tangible benefits of language learning.

Read more.

ACTFL 2016

ACTFL 2016

The ACTFL Convention brings together more than 6,000 language educators from all languages, levels and assignments.

More Information


ACTFL Community

Post a question, create a niche community, and network with colleagues. The possibilities are endless!

Start connecting today


Resource Center

Check out a variety of resources of interest to language educators, including an interactive map of ACTFL's organizational members.

Learn More


ACTFL Smartbrief

Language education-focused articles chosen from thousands of news sites, blogs, and other sources, delivered straight to your inbox—for FREE.

Subscribe today