National African Language Resource Center Activities


The Center strives to serve the entire community of African language educators and learners in the United States by sponsoring a wide range of educational and professional activities designed to improve the accessibility and quality of African language instruction in the United States. It facilitates dialogue among teachers, learners, and administrators
from a wide variety of cultural and institutional perspectives. Further, the Center encourages a variety of pedagogical approaches to accommodate the diversity of learners and integrate the teaching of language and culture.


During the twelfth year of funding, the Center continues its activities and services in the following areas:


National African Language Program Coordination

African Language Material Development and Dissemination

Research in African Laguage Pedagogy

African Language Program Development and Evaluation

Professional Development for African Language Educators