National Organizations and Conferences

Bulgarian

Association of Bulgarian Schools in America – [link to come soon]

 

Chinese

Association of Chinese Schools (ACS) holds its annual conference each May during Memorial Day weekend; locations vary.

Chinese School Association in the United States (CSAUS)

National Council of Associations of Chinese Language Schools (NCACLS) holds its annual conference each August; locations vary. More information is on their website.

 

Czech

Czech Schools in North America holds its annual conference each June; locations vary.

 

German

German Language School Conference holds its Annual Professional Development and Networking Conference each November in New York City.

 

Japanese

California Association of Japanese Language Schools (CAJLS) holds its annual workshop each February in Los Angeles, CA. Information about past workshops here.

Japanese as a Heritage Language Special Interest Group (JHL SIG) at the American Association of Teachers of Japanese (AATJ)

Japanese Program at California State University Long Beach holds a summer institute and workshops for JHL school teachers.

 

Portuguese

Associação Brasileira de Cultura e Educação (ABRACE)