2014 SANS, Inc./Mead Leadership Fellows
Application Due December 1, 2013!
Please visit http://nectfl.net/scholarships.html
for complete details & evaluation rubric
The Northeast Conference
(NECTFL), in collaboration with its 13 state association members and
the District of Columbia, is pleased to continue this program designed
to identify potential leaders in the profession and to support the
development of their potential. These objectives will be met through a
variety of professional activities and opportunities at the conference
and through a sustained commitment to mentor participants in the
program during the year following their selection. READ MORE ...
2014 MFLA Spring Conference
RENEW • REFRESH • RETOOL
March 15, 2014 • Mt. St. Joseph High School (Baltimore, MD)
Save the date!
The MFLA Spring Conference is back! Attendees can choose from a
combination of 75-minute concurrent sessions or 3-hour workshops on a
variety of topics relevant to world language teaching and
learning. Consider presenting!
Submit a proposal by December 4, 2014.
2013 MFLA Fall Conference
SHARING THOUGHTS, EXPANDING MINDS
October 11 - 12, 2013 • Anne Arundel Community College (MD)
Thanks to our members, the 2013 MFLA Fall Conference was a success! Check out Facebook
(#MFLAFall2013) to get a glimpse of some of the conference
events. Download presentations and handouts from the various
sessions by visiting the 2013 Fall Conference Wiki.
Congratulations to Hannah Gonzalez
2014 Maryland Language Teacher of the Year!
is a Spanish teacher
at Mt. Hebron High School in Howard County Public Schools. She is
shown on the left with Leslie Grahn, Acting Coordinator for World
(HCPSS) and former MFLA President (2003-05 and 2010-12), and on the
right, with Kim Shinozaki, current MFLA President. Hannah
will represent Maryland at the regional competition for Language
Teacher of the Year in Boston during the Northeast Conference on the
Teaching of Foreign Languages (NECTFL
), March 27-29, 2014.
World Readiness Standards - An Update to the National Standards
You are invited to provide comments to help “refresh” the national standards: World-Readiness Standards for Learning Languages
On behalf of the Standards Collaborative Board, ACTFL is facilitating
the process to update our common national standards. The document
reflects the current educational landscape, including Common Core State
Standards, College and Career Readiness, 21st century skills, as well
as what language educators have learned from more than 15 years of
implementing the Standards. - See more at ACTFL
2013 - 14 MFLA Board
Congratulations to the newly elected 2013-14 MFLA Board members, including the Board Officers:
Learn who the other Board members are HERE