The 22nd ALTA and 21st NCOLCTL joint annual conference is scheduled for April 20-22, 2018, (with pre-conference workshops scheduled for April 19, 2018) at the HYATT REGENCY DULLES, 2300 Dulles Corner Boulevard, Herndon, VA 2017, USA.

the LCTL Mission: Less Commonly Taught & African Language Education in the US: From Pre-K to Global Professional

The conference aims to pursue a new pathway for advocating innovative approaches in research and practices, maximizing professional exchanges and collaboration among African and Less Commonly Taught Language educators, and leveraging resources and strengths in the less commonly taught languages community. We cordially invite researchers, practitioners, program developers, and administrators in the Language community organizations to submit proposals and attend the conference.


Plenary Speakers