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School Closure Resources & Professional Development


Webinars and training opportunities for teachers

Clock HoursWAFLT is currently working on a procedure to provide Clock Hours for participation in

these trainings and webinars. Please watch this page and our Facebook page for updates. 

WAFLT Webinars: Our 2020 WAFLT webinar series has one session left! To learn more, click here


Upcoming webinars

Multiple dates: IFLTA-PD with the Indiana Language Roadmap: World Language

Professional Development Webinar Series  ACTFL

Multiple dates: ACTFL upcoming & free webinars


Multiple datesN​ational Boards Webinar series - Various topics for all teachers 


Past webinar recordings & resources

  • ACTFL: Resources in response to COVID-19 including free ebooks, VLM learning modules/webinars,

AAPPL resources and much more. ACTFL's YouTube Playlist for past webinars


Chinese programs. 

will host more webinars in April and May. Check their web site & Facebook page for updates. Visit the 

AATF Curated Curricular & Authentic Resources page for thousands of organized resources.



International Education resources



Professional Development

Professional Development workshops are sponsored by various Washington State World Language organizations

and school districts. WAFLT is often a co-sponsor of these events, however, even if an event is posted on this site,

it might not be sponsored by WAFLT. Additionally, these events will be shared on our Facebook and Twitter pages for reference.

Spring Regional 2020: Central Washington University - Cancelled

TBA - CLTA Workshop (Open to ALL world language teachers) 

Comprehensible Language Acquisition with ACTFL's 6 Core Practices

Presenter: Catherine Ousselin

Time: April 25th

Location: The Westside School

10404 34th Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98146


CLTA-WA Summer workshop

Time: August 29th or 30th 2020

Edward Wang and Amanda Wisniewski will each be delivering a 1.5 hr mini workshops on Self Efficacy:

Meitsu Chuang-Mendel and Jeremy Smith will be leading a 3 hr workshop on Student Voice, Student Choice:

Location: TBD

2019 Summer CLTA-WA Workshop - Workshop flyer

 Go Real: Creating Relevant and Engaging Learning Experiences for K-12 Chinese Language Learners

Time: August 17 2019, 9:00am – 4:00pm w/ 1 hour lunch break @ 12:00pm (6 hours total)

Main Presenter: Dr. Wei-ling Wu—Independent Consultant  

Co-presenter: Xi Sun—Chinese immersion program teacher Target

Audience: K – 12 Chinese Instructors

Location: Communications Building (CMU) 120, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Cost: Free for CLTA-WA members; $20.00 for non-members

(CLTA-WA annual membership fee: $30.00 for July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020)