AAS – Association for Asian Studies
AAS is a professional association open to all persons interested in Asia. It seeks through publications, meetings, and seminars to facilitate contact and an exchange of information among scholars to increase their understanding of East, South and Southeast Asia.
AATA – American Association of Teachers of Arabic
AATA provides publications, programs, software, manuscripts and links in the Islamic language. There is information regarding scholarships, conferences and grants.
AATF – American Association of Teachers of French
The AATF has many regional affiliations in New York State. They provide the annua student French examinations as well as many opportunities for professional development. Many resources are available at this site including an on-line bulletin board for sharing ideas, seeking help and posting K-12 job openings.
AATG – American Associaton of Teachers of German
The mission of AATG is to bring the language, literatures and culture of the German-speaking world to all Americans. They offer many professional development opportunities for teachers and students, scholarships and awards. Web-based resources, learning scenarios and web projects are also available.
AATI – American Association of Teachers of Italian
The national association also has regional affiliations. Conferene opportunities, scholarship, study abroad, job postings are all available through this organization. Their newsletter offers many ideas for the classroom teacher as well as scholarly articles, job openings, and regional meetings.
AATK – American Associaton of Teachers of Korean
The AATK is for all levels of teachers of the Korean language, culture and literature. They offer workshops and conferences, publish a journal, proceedings and newsletters, and conduct research.
AATSEEL – American Association of Teachers of Slavic and Eastern European Languages
AATSEEL advances the study and promotes the teaching of Slavis and East European languages, literatures, and cultures on all educational levels, elementary through graduate school. They hold conferences, grant awards, publish a journal and newsletters, and have teacher resources.
AATSP – American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese
This organization serves more Spanish and Portuguese educators than any other organization in the world. They promote the study of Spanish and Portuguese languages, literatures and cultures.
ACTFL- American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) is dedicated to the improvement and expansion of the teaching and learning of all languages at all levels of instruction.
LILT- Long Island Language Teachers, Inc
Long Island Language Teachers, Inc. is the single most comprehensive organization of second language teachers in Nassau and Suffolk Counties.
NYSAFLT – New York State Association of Foreign Language Teachers
This organization serves the thousands of LOTE teachers in New York State through professional development conferences, advocacy updates and publications.