The Spring Edition of the CT COLT World Language News Exchange is now available. Please click HERE to download the newsletter.
The 11th CCSU Conference for Language Teachers will be held on April 22, 2017. The theme of the conference is Intercultural Competence in the World Language Classroom. Please click HERE for registration information. Please click HERE to view the program and workshops that will be offered.
Connecticut has wonderful news with regards to the Seal of Biliteracy! Last week, the Education Committee heard and read testimony asking for their support of H.B. 7159. The Education Committee passed it unanimously. Now the bill moves to the House and Senate for a vote. Please click HERE for more information.
Join us for an amazing Summer Proficiency Institute on June 26-27 with Thomas Sauer. For more information, click HERE to see the informational flyer and the link to register.
We are pleased to announce that the 2017 CT COLT Essay Contest materials are now online. The theme for this year is World Languages: A CAN-DO Mindset. Please click HERE to access the materials necessary to compete in this contest.
Please consider serving as a judge at the 2017 Poetry Recitation Contest. Please click HERE for more information and to download the invitation to be a judge.
Please consider proposing a workshop for the 2017 CT COLT Fall Conference. The theme for this year's conference is "World Languages: A CAN-DO Mindset." Please click HERE to submit a proposal. The deadline for the submission of proposals is June 30, 2017.
NEEDED: COORDINATORS FOR THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS. There are THREE Coordinator positions available on the CT COLT Board of Directors. The Coordinator positions have replaced the Regional Directors positions. The following Coordinator positions are available: Membership, Community & Business Outreach, and Hospitality. If you are interested in applying for one of the coordinator positions, please click here to download the description of positions and the nomination form.
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.