The National Council of Less Commonly Taught Languages (NCOLCTL) is pleased to announce its 20th annual conference to be held at Holiday Inn - Schaumburg Area 3405 Algonquin Road, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008. (Direct and free shuttle from O'Hare Airport)

the LCTL Mission: Advancing Intercultural Communication through Research and Practice for K-16.

The conference aims to pursue a new pathway for advocating innovative approaches in research and practices, maximizing professional exchanges and collaboration among LCTL educators, and leveraging resources and strengths in the less commonly taught languages community. We cordially invite researchers, practitioners, program developers, and administrators in the LCTL community organizations to submit proposals and attend the conference. The 2017 NCOLCTL Conference is scheduled for April 21-23, 2017, with pre-conference workshops scheduled for April 20th, 2017. 

Conference Registration Deadlines


  Early Bird Reg. Sept - Jan 15, 2017 Normal Reg. Jan 16- Mar. 31, 2017 Late Reg. April 1 - 19, 2017 Onsite Registration April 20 - 23, 2017
Student/Senior Member 135.00 155.00 195.00 260.00
Member 195.00 260.00 295.00 335.00
Student/Senior Non Member 225.00 245.00 280.00 310.00
Non Member 295.00 335.00 370.00 400.00




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