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Do you teach a LCTL?

> What is a LCTL? 

Arabic, Chinese, Hindi/Urdu, Korean, Japanese, Portuguese, Polish, Russian, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese, Yoruba, and any other world language with relatively low enrollments in U.S. language programs.

> How is the MAFLT working with the NLRC to support LCTLs?

  • ViVID Project Fellows – Join a year-long professional development designed specifically for LCTL teachers
  • Graduate Assistantship – Work for the NLRC while earning your MA online – includes tuition and stipend 
  • Many other NLRC projects that provide PD, resources, networking, consulting, and more.

Opportunities for LCTL Teachers

Applications are open NOW for 2023-2024. Click to learn more!

The ViVID Project

A Full Year of Professional Development

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Graduate Assistantship

Financial Aid and Professional Growth


The National LCTL Resource Center offers teacher development, open educational resources (free stuff), research projects, collaborations with other language resource centers, and more! 

News, Events, and Updates for LCTL Instructors

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