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2022 OLP Series: Engaging Online Language Learners through SEL

This series will highlight how online language instructors can use the Social Emotional Learning Framework to engage students in the virtual classroom and enhance the experience and satisfaction of learning a language online. The five 90-minute webinar sessions will be held January 27, February 3, 10, 17, and 24, 2:00-3:30 pm (Hawai‘i time).  Register by January 27!

2022 Pragmatics & Language Learning Conference

Call for Proposals deadline: March 1, 2022

We invite scholars working in pragmatics, discourse, interaction, and sociolinguistics to submit proposals for the 2022 Pragmatics & Language Learning Conference, to be held online on September 12-14, 2022.

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

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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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PBLL Mentoring Program Opens

Now inviting participation as a Mentor or Mentee. Learn more!

2022 Pragmatics & Language Learning Conference

Call for Proposals deadline: March 1, 2022

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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


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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