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

Upcoming events

05 Oct 2019 7:00 AM • Smithfield High School
05 Oct 2019 8:00 AM • Smithfield High School, 90 Pleasant View Ave, Smithfield, RI 02917

RIFLA 2019 Awards

Teacher of the Year

Matilde Relvas

International Charter School

Student of the Year

Victoria Mueller

Barrington High School

Teachers: Lisa DiPaola and Janet Brock

Norma Garnett Advocacy Award

Evelyn Cosme Jones

Novice Teacher of the Year

Jaime Baccari

Mt Pleasant High School

Mary L Borra Excellence Award

Marie-France Nothnagle and Mary Hartley

Exeter-West Greenwich High School

College Study Stipend

Anthony Diebold

Professor: Chiara Farangola

Rhode Island College

John O. Pastore Teacher Study Stipend

Kayla Butts

Mt Hope High School

Elementary/Middle School Poster Contest

K-4:  Aubrey Campbell

Teacher:  Lois Gendreau

Richmond Elementary School

5-8: Jane Kennedy

Teacher: Michaela Onosko

Jamestown Elementary School

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A great day for language learning!


3rd Annual Summer Proficiency Institute

Greg Duncan, Presenter

June 26-27, 2019, Stonington, CT

Early Bird Registration extended to May 15th

2 day agenda

RIFLA is announcing its 2019 Fall Conference!

Keynote Speaker: Laura Terrill

Pre-conference workshop Friday Oct. 4th

Smithfield High School, Smithfield RI


Proposals Due July 15, 2019

There are two parts to registering as a presenter:

Please fill out this form with workshop details at


complete your complimentary registration at

Questions or comments?

Contact 2019 RIFLA Conference Program Chair, Sarah Steverman,

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