ACTFL Tweets  
  • 20 hours 55 min ago.: We want your research project proposals! Apply for a research grant by June 1.
  • 1 day 14 hours ago.: @SraDentlinger You're welcome! We're so glad.
  • 1 day 18 hours ago.: Our Can-Do Statements Task Force is here, working hard to update current Can-Do's & finalize new Intercultural Comm…
  • 1 day 19 hours ago.: May your school treat you like Madame Ousselin's district treats her. Happy Friday!
  • 2 days 8 hours ago.: @nathanlutz @SraSpanglish I do not know why we weren't following you, Nathan, but the error has been corrected
  • 2 days 8 hours ago.: @SraSpanglish
  • 2 days 14 hours ago.: For ACTFL members actively engaging students in using the target language outside the classroom.…
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 2017

ACTFL 2017

The ACTFL Convention brings together more than 7,000 language educators from all languages, levels and assignments.

More Information


ACTFL Community

Post a question, exchange resources, collaborate with colleagues, and share best-practices.

Engage and Connect Today


Lead with Languages

A new ACTFL-affiliated campaign to make language proficiency a national priority.

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.

Sign Up