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New OLP Series Now Available!

Check out our 2021 Online Language Pedagogy (OLP) Series with Supporting Students in Online Language Learning: Voices of Experience. We interviewed 14 online language teachers, who shared their strategies for successfully engaging and supporting students, and created 10 episodes/TED-Ed lessons on a wide variety of topics from onboarding to assessment to personalized learning. 

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ENVISIONING PROJECT-BASED LANGUAGE LEARNING

April 5 – May 7: a 5-week open-enrollment course for language educators beginning to learn about Project-Based Language Learning (PBLL). Tap to read more!

Celebrating 30 Years!

Established in 1990, the NFLRC is the oldest Title VI Language Resource Center. To this day, we continue our aim to improve the learning and teaching of all languages while focusing on the less commonly taught languages of Asia and the Pacific

Current Initiatives

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Project-Based Language Learning

Explore our immense array of resources for educators interested in incorporating PBLL into their language classrooms.
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Online Language Pedagogy

Professional learning resources for online language teaching through webinars & TED-Ed lessons.

Upcoming Events

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Our New OLP Series

Supporting Students in Online Language Learning: Voices of Experience.

Now available!

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Envisioning PBLL: A Course for Language Educators

A 5-week open-enrollment course introducing Project-Based Language Learning.

April 5 – May 7

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Event Calendar

See what’s coming up or go back in time!

Professional Learning

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Online Courses, Webinars, & Series

Browse professional learning resources.
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Conferences & Symposia

Learn more about our many academic events.

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Summer Institutes

Intensive professional learning for K-16 language educators.

Teaching Resources

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Teaching Languages Online

Nearly 50 TED-Ed lessons to help you design your online course.

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High Leverage Teaching Practices

7 TED-Ed lessons based on the book Enacting the World of Language Instruction: High-Leverage Teaching Practices

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PBLL & Integrated Performance Assessments

Performance assessment and PBLL? Learn how by rewatching this lively two part webinar from three expert teachers!

Open Access Journals

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Language Learning & Technology

Rated in the top 20 journals both in linguistics and education by the Thomson Reuters Journal Citation Reports since 2007. The refereed online journal Language Learning & Technology seeks to disseminate research to foreign and second language educators in the U.S. and around the world on issues related to technology and language education.

Est. 1997

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Language Documentation & Conservation

Est. 2006

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Reading in a Foreign Language

Est. 1983

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Second Language Research & Practice

Est. 2020

Materials & Publications

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Open Educational Resources

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Pragmatics Series

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Podcast Collection

Language Resources

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Less Commonly Taught Languages

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Heritage Language Learning

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Language for Specific Purposes

Assessment

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Integrated Performance Assessments

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Rubrics in Language Assessment

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Program Evaluation in Foreign Language Education