Promoting and Encouraging the Teaching and Study of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures in the Rhode Island area.


Upcoming events

17 Oct 2017 • online through Go To Meeting
01 Nov 2017 • Rhode Island - Various Locations

Congratulations to

the 2017 RIFLA Teacher of the Year

Xiaoyan Hu, Instructor of Chinese

University of Rhode Island

Attend Ms. Hu's presentation on 90% Plus Target Language Use at the RIFLA 2017 Fall Conference!

 Visit our new

Facebook Group RIFLA Foreign Language Association. You can now upload and access documents and see our latest news.


Making an IMPACT with Languages from Classroom to Community to Career

Saturday, October 14, 2017

8:00 AM-3:30 PM

Hosted by

Providence Public School Department atProvidence Career and Technical Academy (PCTA)

41 Fricker St, Providence, RI 02903

Keynote Speaker:

Joshua Cabral

World Language Classroom

Joshua Cabral has a BA in French and an MA in Applied Linguistics, specializing in psycholinguistics and second language acquisition. He has been teaching French and Spanish at the elementary, middle and high school levels for 20 years and regularly presents workshops on language proficiency and cultural competence at state, regional and national conferences. He also works with schools and districts as they work toward building proficiency-based language programs. Joshua is passionate about access to education in developing countries and works closely with schools in Haiti and Nicaragua where he often travels to work with teachers and students.

Click here for Dora Vasquez-Hellner's Member Professional Development Report on MOPI Training 2017 

Click here for Catena Bellone's member professional development presentation on Prime Time Learning 

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