Welcome to 2019 ALTA Conference Center

The 23rd Annual Conference of the African Language Teacher Association is scheduled for April 26-28, 2019, (with pre-conference workshops scheduled for April 25, 2019) at the Holiday Inn & Suites Atlanta Airport North. The ALTA Conference Committee solicits proposals for individual papers, colloquia, and poster sessions to be presented at this conference.



The African Language Teachers Association (ALTA) is pleased to announce its AFL Conference:

"Embracing Diversity and Inclusion through LCTL Education"


The conference aims to pursue a new pathway for advocating innovative approaches in research and practices, maximizing professional exchanges and collaboration among AFL educators, and leveraging resources and strengths in the less commonly taught languages community. We cordially invite researchers, practitioners, program developers, and administrators in the AFL community organizations to submit proposals and attend the conference. 


Registration Rates


Early Bird Reg. till Jan 14, 2019 Normal Reg. Jan 15- Mar. 31, 2019 Late Reg. April 1 - 25, 2019 Onsite Registration April 26 - 28, 2019
Student/Senior Member 145.00 165.00 205.00 270.00
Member 205.00 270.00 305.00 345.00
Student/Senior Non Member 235.00 255.00 290.00 320.00
Non Member 305.00 345.00 380.00 410.00





NOTE: In order to register as a member you must first be logged in to the conference website. To log in, press the button in the top right corner of the screen.


Pre-Conference Workshop Registration

This years pre-conference workshop is titled "Developing Intercultural Communicative Competence in the K-20 Classroom". For more information, and to reserve a spot for this workshop (which is separate from general conference registration), you must register separately here.