Deadline for Submission: Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Many Languages – One United Voice

The 2012 Annual Convention and World Languages Expo of the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) will be held Friday, November 16 through Sunday, November 18 (Pre-Convention Workshops scheduled on Thursday, November 15) in Philadelphia, PA. The ACTFL Convention features more than 600 educational sessions covering the whole spectrum of the foreign language profession. The entire selection of sessions is designed to provide attendees with an exciting array of sessions and events to further their knowledge and help them be better teachers or administrators. We welcome you to submit a proposal for consideration. The deadline is Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at midnight Pacific Standard Time. No submissions will be accepted after this date.

It is extremely important that you read carefully the Submission Guidelines before proceeding to complete your online submission. This will explain all the session formats and requirements.

The ACTFL Convention draws approximately 7,000 attendees to this national event bringing together language educators at all languages, levels and assignments within the profession. Please note: Presenters whose proposals are selected for presentation MUST be available to present any day during the Convention.

ACTFL Members: Your login for the Call for Proposals is the same as your ACTFL members login. Don't know your login and password? Contact the membership department at

Non-ACTFL Members: You will need to create an account with ACTFL before logging in to submit a proposal.