The Chinese Language Teachers Association, USA

Promoting the study of Chinese language and culture in an international context.

NEW! CLTA 2021 Virtual Annual Conference

April 8 (Thursday) to April 18 (Sunday), 2021
Program Schedule Outline (4/5/2021 update)
Program (4/5/2021 update)
Exhibition Tables Presentation Schedule (4/5/2021 update)
CLTA Awards Committee information session  (Sunday 4/18, 3pm-4pm)
CLTA General Membership Meeting (Sunday, 4/18, 4:30pm-6:00 pm, Room 0)

CLTA 2021 Conference Announcement

Please visit the CLTA 2021 Virtual Annual Conference site for more details.

There you can find the registration links for members, non-members and exhibition tables, etc.
CLTA welcomes you and looks forward to seeing you at the conference!

Introduction to CLTA short video

Watch the video to learn more about CLTA — who we are and what benefits we provide for Chinese language educators.

CLTA Membership Benefits:

  • To be included in the CLTA LISTSERV and receive prompt announcements including job advertisements from the CLTA Headquarters
  • To apply for awards and grants sponsored by CLTA
  • To join CLTA Special Interest Groups (CLTA-SIGs) for free
  • To access CLTA publications such as the CSL Journal, Newsletter & K-12 CLT Journal
  • To publish personal and institutional news in the Newsletter
  • To receive information on meetings and conferences sponsored by CLTA
  • To attend, present papers at, and organize panels for these meetings and conferences at discounted rates
  • To elect members to the Board of Directors
  • To be nominated and elected as members of the Board of Directors
  • To attend CLTA sponsored activities for free or at a discounted rate
  • To nominate students to join the National Collegiate Chinese Honor Society
  • To nominate K-12 students to submit their work to the “Selection of CLTA K-12 Outstanding Chinese Works”

And more…

Annual Meeting 2021

ACTFL World Languages Expo 2020

20-22 NOVEMBER 2020
San Antonio, TX

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