Language Education Conferences

One way language educators demonstrate their professionalism and expand their capacity as teachers is to attend professional conferences.  Below you will find a list of local, state, regional, and national conferences that focus on the needs of language educators.  You are encouraged to attend any or all of the conferences.  Each is unique and offers a range of professional benefits to participants.  They are listed here in the order they will take place.  Details will be updated and additional conferences will be added as information is received.

Spring 2015
SUPER-LECNY Conference
Location:  Syracuse University, Room 1-019 Science & Technology Building, 111 College Place
Date:  February 7, 2015
Time:  8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Cost:  $5 for students
NYSAFLT Rochester Regional Meeting
Location:  Nazareth College, Rochester, NY
Date:  March 7, 2015
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Cost:  $25 for students with pre-registration by February 15

NYSAFLT Colloquium
Location:  Crown Plaza Hotel, Syracuse, NY
Date:  May 2, 2015
Cost:  TBA

Summer 2015

NYSAFLT Summer Institute
Location:  SUNY Oneonta, Oneonta, NY
Dates:  August 4-7, 2015
Cost:  TBA

Fall 2015
Language Educators of Central New York (LECNY) Back-to-School Workshop
Location:  TBA - Central New York
Date:  TBA (mid-September 2015)
Time:  4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Cost:  Free with $15 membership for 2015-16
Second Language Educators Conference (SLEC)
Location:  Old Main, SUNY Cortland, Cortland, NY
Date:  Saturday, September 26, 2015
Time:  8:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Cost:  Free

SUNY Binghamton Conference on Foreign Language Teaching
Location:  SUNY Binghamton
Dates:  October 3-4, 2015
Times:  October 3: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.; October 4: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Cost:  Student rates vary from $30 - $90 based on length of attendance and date of registration

NYSAFLT-LECNY Regional Meeting
Location:  TBA - Central New York
Date:  October 17, 2015
Time:  8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Cost:  TBA (typically $20 for students)

NYSAFLT Annual Conference
Location:  The Saratoga Hilton, Saratoga Springs, NY
Dates:  October 30 - 31, 2015
Cost:  approximately $80 for full conference; $60 for single day (student rate)
American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL)
Location:  San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA
Date:  November 22 - 22, 2015
Cost:  approximately $115 for students