"The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) is dedicated to the improvement and expansion of the teaching and learning of all languages at all levels of instruction. ACTFL is an individual membership organization of more than 12,500 language educators, students, and administrators."
"CLTA’s mission is to REIMAGINE world language education through inspired leadership; CREATE AND SUPPORT powerful world language programs and services designed to promote multilingualism, multiculturalism, and global readiness as defining features of transformative education; and ADVOCATE for policies that move our vision to action."
"The California World Language Project (CWLP) and the Stanford World Language Project (SWLP) are collaborative projects that conduct research on topics pertaining to Second Language Acquisition and sponsor professional learning opportunities for World Language educators. The projects engage Stanford Graduate School of Education faculty, graduates students, and local and regional educators in research and professional learning activities that support best practices for teaching languages and cultures."
"The mission of CARLA is to study multilingualism and multiculturalism, to develop knowledge of second language acquisition, and to advance the quality of second language teaching, learning, and assessment by: conducting research and action projects, sharing research-based and other forms of knowledge across disciplines and education systems, extending, exchanging, and applying this knowledge in the wider society."