The 2018 Poetry Recitation Contest Materials are now online. Please click HERE for links to the registration forms (including rules and guidelines), the slates of poems and the rubric to be used for this year's contest.
To view a PDF of the Connecticut Seal of Biliteracy Implementation Webinar held on November 28, 2017, please click HERE.
To view the video of Alyssa Villarreal's keynote address, please click HERE.
The 12th CCSU Conference for Language Teachers will be held on March 24, 2018. Please consider presenting a workshop at this conference. For more information about presenting, please click HERE.
Click HERE to see the NEW CAN-DO Statements. It will be very helpful to you if you print out the attachments within the document by proficiency level.
Congratulations to the conference participants who won baskets in the drawing to help support the Ken Lester Student Summer Immersion Scholarship. Click HERE to find out who won. Thank you to all who participated in the basket drawing. All proceeds will be used to help defray scholarship costs.
As promised, we are posting handouts and presentations from the 2017 CT COLT Fall Conference. Please click HERE to view highlights of the Fall Conference. This will be updated more in the next few days as we receive more handouts and presentations.
If you attended the CT COLT 2017 Fall Conference, we would like your input. This will help us improve our conference for 2018. Please click HERE to take the brief survey.
CT COLT would like to thank the sponsors and exhibitors of our fall conference. Please click HERE to view a list of sponsors and exhibitors for the 2017 fall conference.
To view a presentation on the implementation of the Seal of Biliteracy, please click HERE.
CT COLT offers three monetary awards for teachers (Helen Amaral Award, Jane G. Graveen Award and Robert G. Mead, Jr. Award) and two scholarships for students (Irene Stanislawczyk Scholarship and Kenneth A. Lester Student Summer Immersion Scholarship). Please consider donating to one, two or all of the following funds for scholarships and awards. If you wish to donate please click here. We greatly appreciate your generosity.
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The Connecticut Council of Language Teachers (CT COLT) promotes, advocates for and fosters the teaching and learning of World Languages and Cultures. We support, guide and connect educators, students, policy makers and the public through professional development, scholarship and collaborative initiatives.