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    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.

50th Anniversary50th Anniversary

FLAND is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a 3-day conference. Our conference will feature workshops and discussions about a variety of Foreign Language topics and social/entertainment activities to think about where we've been in Foreign Language teaching, how we want to keep moving forward with new and exciting strategies, and enjoy fellowship with other Foreign Language teachers. 

 Important Dates

September 1: Deadline for FLAND News articles
November: ACTFL
February 1: Deadline for FLAND News articles
February 17: Deadline for Essay Contest
March - first week: National Foreign Language Week
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
August 7-9: Summer Conference

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

November 18-20, 2016 Convention in Boston, MA
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