Championing language education to create deeper connections.
Learning Another Language Changes Everything
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U.S. Demand for Languages
of Americans speak a language other than English at home.
of U.S. employers demand multilingual talent in their workforce.
U.S. states report a shortage of language educators.
Programs & Initiatives
Language education is critical to our collective future. Our efforts ensure that those outside the profession fully understand its value.
Language teachers are underpaid and under-funded. We support and recognize educators to help fill those gaps.
The Latest in Multilingualism
Tatyana shares how languages have been an asset in all stages of her career—spanning academia, educational publishing, e-learning, consulting, and financial services. Hear her advice for current learners!
- Professional Profiles
University of Louisville student and future language educator Cody recently returned from studying abroad as a Gilman Scholar. Learn more about his experience—including some tips to consider as you plan your own study abroad adventure!
LCF is delighted to announce a dynamic initiative that unites student language-learner leaders at the postsecondary level to champion language education.
How to Support LCF
Language learning opens doors, strengthens communities, and boosts the economy. As a champion of language education, your support empowers others.
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