Welcome to the FLAND!
    Here you can find information about FLAND, the AATs, collaborate with other teachers, and stay connected. Membership to FLAND offers two annual conferences, a subscription to FLAND News, opportunities to attend regional and national conference as North Dakota's delegate, a chance to collaborate with teachers from around the state, and the ability to invest in meaningful professional development.
    FLAND supports JNCL-NCLIS. JNCL-NCLIS supports foreign languages at the national level in Washington D.C.  If you would like to support these groups with FLAND and get involved in your professional development, please join us at our next conference. You may also join sooner by clicking the membership link and sending in your application and dues.

Future Conferences
Join us for these fantastic sessions! (click for more details)
Conference Sessions: 
Congratulations! You Have Successfully Executed A Movie Talk! Now What? - Laura Abuhl, Williston Trinity Christian School
Brain Breaks in the Language Classroom - Sindy Larson, French, Grand Forks Central High School
Circle Locution - Pam Fisher, Spanish, Grand Forks Central High School
Spice Up Your Daily Intro Routine - Laine Martinez, Spanish, Bismarck High School

It is a hockey weekend, to buy UND hockey tickets for Saturday night, 
Tickets are originally around $49

Contests


Congratulations Claudia Schoellkopf!
Claudia is the 2018 Recipient of the Graciela Willborn Foreign Language Teacher of the Year Award. Claudia works for the Bismarck Public Schools teaching at the middle school and high school levels. 


Want to hear from one of our former and longtime members? Wynona Wilkins was interviewed for the 50th Anniversary. Check out this wonderful woman!

FLAND Interviews with Wynona Wilkins



What an amazing 50th Anniversary Conference that was!
Photo taken at the Banquet. Picture includes current and former FLAND members


Update us with your mailing address and contact information! Want to join the listserv to get important updates? Write to Martina Dvorak or Sandy Meidinger

Future Conferences

 Important Dates

September 1: Deadline for FLAND News articles
November: ACTFL
December1: Deadline for FLAND News articles
February 17: Deadline for Essay Contest
March - first week: National Foreign Language Week
March: CSCTFL
May 1: Deadline for ND FL TOY nominations
May 1: Deadline for Pro Lingua Award nominations
May 1: Deadline for Sr. Helen Kilzer Lifetime Service Award nominations

CSCTFL Dates
March 9-11, 2017 Conference in Chicago, IL
March 8-10, 2018 Conference in Milwaukee, WI
March 14-16, 2019 Conference in Columbus, OH
March 2020 Conference in Omaha, NE

ACTFL Dates
November 18-20, 2017 Convention in Nashville, TN
November 16-18, 2018 Convention in New Orleans, LA
November 22-24, 2019 Convention in Washington, DC
November 20-22, 2020 Convention in San Antonio, TX



https://www.actfl.org/