Encourage. Learn. Grow.
The VFLA is an organization designed to promote more effective instruction and study of foreign language, encourage research and experimentation in the learning and teaching of these languages, and to provide for professional growth among its members.
Save the Date!
The VFLA Spring Conference is March 16th @ Saint Michael's College
Essays and posters due (postmarked) by 13 January, 2017.
-2017 Poster Contest Theme: Global Citizens “Listen First To Understand”~Stephen R. Covey.
Click here for more information on the poster contest
-2017 Essay Contest Theme: “Listen with curiosity, speak with honesty, act with integrity.” Roy Bennett
Click here for more information on the essay contest
-Annual conference: 16 March, 2017
Click here for more information about this year's conference
VFLA wants YOU on the Board of Directors!
If you are interested on serving on the board, please contact one of our board members for information.
The VFLA Board of Directors is comprised of ten volunteer elementary, middle and high school language educators committed to promoting more effective instruction and study of foreign language, encouraging research and experimentation in the learning and teaching of these languages, and providing for professional growth among its members. We meet approximately 5 times per year on Saturdays to discuss issues related to the teaching of languages and how we can best serve our teachers, students and programs around the state. Complete the nomination form to get on the ballot next at our Annual Convention.
Congratulations to the 2015 poster contest winners!
A different language is a different vision of life
Ashleigh Forcier, Saint Francis Xavier, Mme. Hawes
Alexis Llanos, Saint Francis Xavier, Señorita Caron
Stella Borsuk, Marion Cross School, Allison Litten
Christopher Llanos, Saint Francis Xavier, Mme. Hawes
Dana Kasti, Williston Middle School, Deb Laskarzewski
Maggie Warren, Williston Middle School, Deb Laskarzewski
Savanah Tebeau -Sherry, Colchester High School, Sra. Carrie Robinson
Cedar Winslow, Vergennes Union High School, Mme. Kristin Caterer
- Aubreanna- Rose Petit, Mount Anthony School, Ellen Morelli
Please check out the VFLA blog, where you will find content from our most recent newsletter along with other resources.