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Your Gateway to Exceptional 专业学习

Are you looking for the best way to get connected with the most up-to-date and effective resources in language education? ACTFLearn中央, ACTFL's hub for best-in-class professional development is your key to finding what you need, 当你需要的时候.

The ACTFLearn中央 platform provides an engaging and accessible way for individuals, 学校, and districts to access a robust set of digital courses that cover important topics in language teaching, 比如 World-Readiness Standards for Language Learning, technology, curriculum development, and more.

Members have exclusive access to specific digital courses, 记录网络研讨会, and other unique resources to help educators advance in their careers. ACTFL will continue to develop and provide updated opportunities through the platform. Members can access ACTFLearn中央 via their ACTFL Portal.




ACTFLearn中央 provides a variety of on-demand digital courses available in the ACTFL 商店 for purchase.

  • Explore a wide range of essential language teaching and learning topics that can support you in expanding your skills
  • Complete the courses at your pace and on your schedule
  • Choose courses that vary in length and content
  • Access available for six months after purchase
  • Earn credit hours and a certificate upon completion


ACTFL also offers a variety of publications, 培训, and certification programs designed to meet the needs of world language educators, 研究人员, 和管理员. All ACTFL-Certified 测试人员s and Raters are specialized language professionals who have completed rigorous certification processes and have met all ACTFL-determined criteria. ACTFL- Certified 测试人员s and Raters represent a critical resource to their academic institutions and to the world language profession. ACTFL 测试人员 and 评定等级的认证 are highly valued professional credentials that are recognized internationally.




Your gateway to online on-demand professional development courses


Assisting Heritage Language Learners Using Existing Resources (Free to Members)

本在线课程由Dr. 西莉亚Chomón萨莫拉, ACTFL Director of 专业学习 and Certification, and serves as a brief overview of what current research exists with regards to Heritage Language Learners (HLL) in the World Language classroom. The course focuses on how to use differentiated and guided instruction in order to facilitate learning in classrooms consisting of heritage speakers and those with mixed proficiency levels.

Certificate of Completion Available for 1 Contact Hour


Core Practices for Effective Language Learning (Member Discount Available)

How much time should I spend in the target language? What kind of feedback is most effective? How can I use more authentic resources with my students? This series allows you to gain practical knowledge for designing real-world tasks for your classroom and curriculum. Deconstruct research-based strategies for effectively developing your students’ language proficiency with Dr. 艾琳Glisan.

Certificate of Completion Available for 2 Contact Hours


Culturally Responsive Education in the World Language Classroom (Member Discount Available)

在这个在线课程中, the presenter will introduce participants to frameworks of culturally responsive education and how they connect with world language education. Rather than a checklist of behaviors or knowledge, this workshop is designed around the belief that critical reflection is a key component of culturally responsive teaching. 像这样, opportunities for critical reflection will be embedded throughout the course, and participants are encouraged to thoughtfully engage in each opportunity as it arises.

Certificate of Completion Available for 2 Contact Hours