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2017 Orlando Conference


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Dates: March 16 - 18, 2017

Theme: Languages: Your Global Fast Pass

Location: Orlando, Florida  For this year's conference we  are excited to partner with FFLA and SEALLT to offer you a dynamic program! Please check this site regularly for updates.

NEW: Click here to access a digital version of the full conference program!

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION: Early registrationi has now closed. You must now register on-site. Please be prepared to pay by cash, check or credit card if registering on-site.  Current SCOLT W-9 if needed.

PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS: Thursday, March 16 will feature half day ($30 each) and full day workshops ($60 each). Click here for an overview and description of all pre-conference workshops.

SESSIONS OVERVIEW: Friday and Saturday will feature more than 110 concurrent sessions, exhibitors and opportunities for you to meet the ACTFL National Language Teacher of the Year and find out who will be the 2017 SCOLT World Languages Teacher of the Year. Registration includes continental breakfast on Friday and Saturday as well as Friday lunch. Click here for an overview of sessions by strand.

SESSIONS AT A GLANCE: Start planning your conference experience by reviewing the Sessions at a Glance schedule for both Friday and Saturday

SCHEDULE: Click here to download an overview of the conference schedule.

Registration rates are as follows:

  • $150 Early Bird Registration (through February14, 2017)
  • $175 ONLINE REGISTRATION ONLY (February 15 - 28, 2017)
  • $125 Presenters Rate (through November 1, 2016)
  • $125 SCOLT Sponsor/Patron Rate (through February 28, 2017)
  • $75 FULL TIME undergraduate or graduate student (must provide documentation)
  • $200 Onsite Registration 
  • $100 Saturday only registration
  • $100 FULL TIME undergraduate or graduate student onsite rate

CONFERENCE HOTEL:  UPDATE: As of February 14, 2017, our room block is completely sold out.. The Orlando Airport Marriott is located near the Orlando International Airport - complimentary shuttle service provided from the airport directly the the hotel. By staying at the conference hotel you help ensure we obtain the best arrangements with the hotel regarding meeting space and food/beverage for our event. Staying at the conference hotel is a great way to support SCOLT! FREE SELF-PARKING for all attendees! Look at this overview for more pictures.

SCOLT SPONSORS AND PATRONS BUSINESS MEETING AND RECEPTION: This Friday evening event has quickly become THE networking highlight for our valued Sponsors and Patrons. This year's event will take place at the Orange County Regional History Center in downtown Orlando. Transportation will be provided. Be sure to become a Sponsor/Patron or renew your membership when you register for the conference.

PROGRAM COVER CONTEST: We are pleased to once again sponsor a program cover contest so that your students can become involved in the event. The deadline to submit was Friday, November 11, 2016. Check back to view the winning artwork.. Click here for more information so you can plan to participate in our 2018 contest.

EXHIBITORS AND ADVERTISERS: SCOLT is pleased to have the support of our exhibitors and advertisers. Click here to see a list of who will be at this year's event. 

SCOLT CONFERENCE WIKI: Access presentations from past years - 2017 presentations will be added as we get closer to the event