Championing language education to create deeper connections.
Learning Another Language Changes Everything
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U.S. Demand for Languages
of Americans speak a language other than English at home.
of U.S. employers demand multilingual talent in their workforce.
U.S. states report a shortage of language educators.
Language education is critical to our collective future. Our efforts ensure that those outside the profession fully understand its value.
Scholarships & Awards
Language teachers are underpaid and under-funded. We support and recognize educators to help fill those gaps.
LCF supports and shares broadly the results of cutting-edge language education research initiatives.
The Latest in Multilingualism
Share Your #LanguageDream: Language Learning Opens Doors
Have you shared your #LanguageDream with us on social media yet? Download the next poster in this series celebrating how languages shape the future and consider the doors that your skills will open!
- Contests & Initiatives,
- Eye on Advocacy
Ask Away: 5 Questions for a French & Philosophy Double Major
Colorado State University undergraduate Camila is dedicated to seeking authentic conversation experiences in her target language. Learn how virtual tutors, an online conversation partner, and studying abroad in Lyon have contributed to her skills!
My First Study Abroad: Being Dropped in Another Country
University of West Georgia Spanish language major Kaleb shares a reflection on his summer study abroad adventure in Madrid, Spain. Hear how the experience bolstered confidence in his language skills and reaffirmed his goal to become a language educator.
How to Support LCF
Language learning opens doors, strengthens communities, and boosts the economy. As a champion of language education, your support empowers others.
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