Spring Workshop

 Let's get together!

Click below to learn more about our first in person workshop due to take place on May 14th!




NYSAFLT Annual Conference

 NYSAFLT is now accepting proposals for the annual conference due to take place on October 21-22, 2022 in Rochester, NY. 

Click below to submitt a proposal!



AATF National

The annual convention due to take place in 'La Nouvelle Orleans" is now being planned.  Click below for more information. 

Venez tous! 


SHF National

Congratulations to the recipients of the  SHF Francophone Studies Stipend Award. 

Ten amazing students will be traveling to Francophone countries to expand their knowledge of "le francais"!

Felicitations a tous et a toutes!



Upcoming OBEWL Workshops and Conferences for World Languages

Webinars to support the transition to the new NYS World Language Standards are being offered throughout the Spring of 2022. Click on our Workshops and Webinars tab for more information. 


Registration is now open!



Are you a World Language Leader at your school? Consider joining the World Language Leadership Council to receive guidance on how to transition to the new NYS WL Standards and meet with other leaders. Email Candace Black at NYSED to become a member or click on the link below. This group meets monthly.


April Events

Would you like to know more about what is happening in France for the month of April? Click the link below to find out!



Student Spotlights:

Do you have a student milestone or a special event to share? Please visit our Student Highlight Tab to complete a submission. We are looking forward to hearing from you!


Words of Inspiration

Do you have a "feel-good" moment that you would like to share?  Please visit our "Words of Inspiration Tab" to complete a submission. We are looking forward to hearing from you!



AATF of CNY is now able to offer officially recognized Continuing Education Credit when attending one of its workshops! Information will be provided on registration forms. Kudos to President Jennifer Kostolecki who worked so hard to obtain this!


Salut, tout le monde..... et soyez les bienvenus chez nous!  Nous sommes les profs de français de New York Central et nous essayons de nous aider l'un l'autre.  Ce serai un plaisir de vous accueillir "chez nous."


The aim of the Central New York Chapter, in accordance with the aim of the National AATF, shall be to represent  the French language in central New York and to encourage the dissemination, both in schools and in the general public, of knowledge concerning all aspects of the French-speaking world.  The Chapter shall, by all means at its disposal, support projects to advance the French language, culture and literature.  It encourages reciprocal communication between all levels of the teaching of French in central New York.

Au nom de l'AATF de  New York Central,    "Soyez les bienvenus!"


NYSED - World Languages

Click below to learn more about the NYS WL Standards, Teacher Resources and World Language Associations.


Click below to visit the OBEWL Home Page.




SHF National

Interested in staring a new

SHF or JAF Chapter?

Click here to learn more

or visit the SHF Facebook page!

Student Spotlights


Do you have a student milestone or a special event to share? Please click below on our Student Spotlights Tab to complete a submission. We are looking forward to hearing from you!




AATF National

Looking for lesson plan resources? Check out the AATF's Curated Resources by clicking here:


Proposals for the NECTFL  2023 Annual Conference are now being accepted.


The conference entitled, 

"Reimagining the World Language “Classroom”: The Future Starts Today", will take  place March 2-4, 2023, at the NY Hilton Midtown. 


Click here to submit a proposal:




NYSAFLT - Virtual Workshop Series 2022

Authentic Resources as Primary Sources for Cultural Inquiry


Presenters: Bill Heller, SUNY Geneseo and Joanne O’Toole, Ph.D., SUNY Oswego


Thursday, April 28 — 4:00 PM

(1 hour)


Click below for more information:




Words of Inspiration

Do you have a "feel-good"moment that you would like to share?  Please visit our "Words of Inspiration Tab" to complete a submission under comments. We are looking forward to hearing your moments of positivity and sharing your classroom success!






Click below to read NYSAFLT guidance on preparing for the new standrds.

     If you are not already a member, please join us! Membership in the National AATF provides you with automatic local membership. To join National, logon to Local membership assures you of receiving the newsletter as well as workshop information in a timely manner.  You will also receive occasional updates regarding francophone happenings.

Click here to visit the NYSAFLT Website
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