Council of Language


Our third workshop in our Reconnecting to people, practice and purpose: CT COLT Professional Learning Series is: Sparking Joy: Reconnecting with Students, Practice and Purpose presented by Jessica Haxhi on Thursday, January 12, 2023 from 4:30-5:30 p.m.  Check out the Professional Learning Series page for more information and to register.

Consider applying to be Connecticut’s next LILL emerging leader. Applications will open in April for Cohort 5.  See the LILL Website for more information.

Join a CT COLT Committee! View open committees and express your interest by completing this Google Form.


Welcome to CT Colt

Our Mission: The Connecticut Council of Language Teachers (CT COLT) promotes, advocates for and fosters the teaching and learning of World Languages and cultures. With a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, we support, guide and connect all educators, students, policymakers, and the public through professional development, scholarship, and collaborative initiatives.  Check out our full strategic plan here.


Register for a workshop in our Professional Learning Series.


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Visit our store to purchase seals for the Seal of Biliteracy.  We also have information about testing during distance learning.