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.

CT COLT is actively seeking emerging leaders in world language to represent our state in the 2023 LILL Summer Cohort. If you or someone you know is interested in taking your leadership skills to a new level and developing and implementing a project to support world language learning in our state. For more information, email

Deadline to apply: 3/17/23

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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.


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