Teacher Training

Flagship supports the work of organizations providing teacher training to critical language educators at the K-16 level.  Please visit the links below to learn more about each of the listed organizations and the training opportunities they provide.


Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA)

The Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA) at the University of Minnesota provides high-quality professional development for language teachers, including interactive Summer Institutes that feature discussion, theory-building, hands-on activities, and networking opportunities.

For more information on current and past summer institutes, click here.


Fulbright-Hays Seminars Abroad--Bilateral Projects

The Fulbright-Hays Seminars Abroad Program provides short-term study and travel seminars abroad for U.S. educators in the social sciences and humanities for the purpose of improving their understanding and knowledge of the peoples and cultures of other countries.

For more information on this year's seminars, click here.



STARTALK is a national program that provides critical language education for K-16 students, professional development for critical language teachers, and resources for the world language teaching and learning field.  Its mission is to increase the number of Americans learning, speaking, and teaching critical foreign languages.

Click on the following links for a list of STARTALK resources and 2018 programs.