TALL 3.0 Pathways to Proficiency: Earning the Seal of Biliteracy

TALL 3.0  Pathways to Proficiency:  Earning the Seal of Biliteracy

July 11-13, 2018  --  Chiara Center, Springfield, IL



Participate in ICTFL’s first MOPI workshop!

The Modified Oral Proficiency Workshop (MOPI) is a two-day workshop introducing the oral proficiency levels of Novice and Intermediate.  You will learn about the characteristics of Novice and Intermediate speakers and learn techniques to conduct interviews and determine levels.  Each participate will have the opportunity to practice an interview.


ICTFL’s WinterFest 2018 “Proficiency GO! How to Power Up and Evolve Your Classroom”

REGISTER NOW for ICTFL’s WinterFest 2018:  “Proficiency GO!  How to Power Up and Evolve Your Classroom”


Promote the Illinois State Seal of Biliteracy with #2bilit2quit T-Shirts



ICTFL invites you to tour Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil in 2018

Welcome to the ICTFL Professional Community of Language Educators!

Welcome to the wonderful world of ICTFL professional news and activities! The Illinois Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages welcomes you. It is the ICTFL goal to provide you with a user-friendly, interactive, up-to-date website to help you in your foreign language classroom. Please explore the site and contact us with your comments and suggestions.

2018 EIU Spanish Summer Camp

Eastern Illinois University will be offering a SPANISH SUMMER CAMP this summer, June 24-29, 2018 for high school students who have had at least one year of Spanish.  For more details, download the flyer below or learn more at WWW.EIU.EDU/LANGUAGE


ISBE seeking German & Japanese Educators for ILTS Program

The Illinois State Board of Education and Evaluation Systems group of Pearson are currently seeking Illinois educators to participate in a Test Development conference for the Illinois Licensure Testing System (ILTS) program. The conference will be held in Springfield, IL on the dates indicated below.
• Foreign Language: German – Tuesday, April 3, 2018 & Wednesday, April 4, 2018
• Foreign Language: Japanese – Wednesday, April 4, 2018 & Thursday, April 5, 2018
Interested educators should apply and/or nominate other educators here:

Scholarship Opportunities for Spanish Teachers

Two scholarships are available to current ICTFL members who are Spanish teachers in any Spanish program.   Deadline: March 15, 2018


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