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2016 Charlotte Conference





Dates: February 18 - 20, 2016

Location: Charlotte, NC

Conference Hotel: Sheraton Charlotte, located in Uptown Charlotte

This year's conference features a truly regional flair, as we partner with FLANC, SCFLTA and SEALLT to offer you a dynamic program! Please check this site regularly for updates.

NEW! Click here to view the online version of the 2016 conference program! Click here for a downloadable PDF version for offline viewing.

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION: Early registration is closed. You must now register on site at the Sheraton Charlote. Click here for a downloadable PDF registration form you can print out and bring with you to the conference. Please note that we accept only check, cash or credit card on site.  Current SCOLT W-9 if needed.

Thursday, February 18 will feature half day ($30 each) and full day workshops ($60 each). Friday and Saturday will feature more than 120 concurrent sessions, exhibitors and opportunities for you to meet the ACTFL National Language Teacher of the Year and find out who will be the 2016 SCOLT World Languages Teacher of the Year. Registration includes continental breakfast on Friday and Saturday as well as Friday lunch. Registration rates are as follows:

  • $150 Early Bird Registration (through January 15, 2016)
  • $175 Late Registration ONLINE REGISTRATION ONLY (January 16 - 29, 2016)
  • $125 Presenters Rate (through November 15, 2015)
  • $125 SCOLT Sponsor/Patron Rate (through January 15, 2016)
  • $75 FULL TIME undergraduate or graduate student (must provide documentation)
  • $200 Onsite Registration 
  • $100 Saturday only registration

HOTEL INFORMATION: UPDATE: The block is sold out!

SCHEDULE! Click here to see a one page schedule. Each round on Friday and Saturday will feature 10 - 13 concurrent sessions. Join us by registering using the link above! Note that the final program may be slightly tweaked as we get closer to the event.

WORKSHOPS and SESSIONS OVERVIEW: Click here for a description of all the 3 hour workshops and full day ACTFL workshop. Click here to download a sessions at a glance overview for Friday and Saturday.

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 exhibiting at our 2016 event. 

SCOLT SPONSORS AND PATRONS BUSINESS MEETING AND RECEPTION: This Friday evening event has quickly become THE networking highlight for our valued Sponsors and Patrons. We are pleased to announce that this year's reception will take place at the campus of UNC-Charlotte Center City. The facility is fantastic and has spectacular views of the Charlotte skyline. Be sure to become a Sponsor/Patron or renew your membership when you register for the conference.

SCOLT CONFERENCE WIKI: Access presentations from past years - 2016 presentations will be added as we get closer to the event

PROGRAM COVER WINNERS: We are pleased to announce the winners of this year's program cover contest. Winning design (L) submitted by Meredith Edwards from Northwestern High School in Rock Hill, SC; Teacher is Patricia Goff. Honorable mention (R) goes to London Scott from Cheraw High School in Cheraw, SC; Teacher is Harold Palmera. 

Meredith Edwards, Northwestern High School