Leading

IN LANGUAGES

Welcome

 

Thank you for visiting the Texas Association for Language Supervision online! We hope that our website serves as a resource to you and is able to connect you with other LOTE leaders around the state.

 

Please feel free to read more about our organization on this site, or meet us at the annual TFLA Fall Conference in October!

Mission

 

The purpose of our Association is to promote and improve the study and teaching of languages, including literatures and cultures, by providing its members with research-based educational and professional support; by encouraging and enhancing leadership roles; and by collaborating with the Texas Education Agency (TEA) and professional organizations at area, state, regional, and national levels.

Leadership

 

Our organization is driven by exceptional LOTE leaders around the state of Texas.  Please consider joining our team!

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Annual Events

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Each year TALS organizes and hosts a 1.5 Day Conference (TeCCL) specifically for supervisors or leaders of language programs in TEexas.

Additionally, in the Spring, TALS organizes a 1-day Workshop "By TALS for TALS" where members come together to learn and collaborate on common tasks.

TALS, Texas Association of Language Supervision, Texas Association of Language Supervisors, Texas Conference on Coordinating Languages
Texas TALS Executive Board
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Annie Rivera

President of the

Texas Association for Language Supervision

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Marie Douglass

 President Elect of the Texas Association for Language Supervision

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Melissa Vargas

Treasurer of the

Texas Association for

Language Supervision

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Enid Sierra

Secretary of the

Texas Association for Language Supervision

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Shay Carson

Outreach Coordinator of the Texas Association for

Language Supervision

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Debbie Callihan-Dingle

 Past President of the

National Association of

District Supervisors of

Foreign Languages

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Marita Cleaver

Past President of the

Texas Association for

Language Supervision

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Erin Aucoin-Barbier

Past President of the

Texas Association of

Foreign Languages

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Cecilia Lara

President of the Houston Area Teachers of Foreign Languages

Martha Vasquez

President of the American Association of Teachers of Spanish & Portuguese

Michelle Salas

Director of Finance of the Texas Association of Foreign Languages

Diana F. Sullivan

Secretary for the Texas Association of Foreign Languages

TALS Leaders in Language
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Greta Lundgaard, Retired Plano ISD

2014 NADSFL Supervisor of the Year

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Jennifer Klaus, Cypress Fairbanks ISD

2017 TFLA Administrator of the Year

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Stephany Sipes, Plano ISD

2017-2018 TALS LILL Cohort 2 Emerging Leader

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Martha Vasquez, San Antonio ISD

2018 TFLA Administrator of the Year

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Diana Sullivan, Spring ISD

2019-2020 TALS LILL Cohort 3 Emerging Leader

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Cecilia Lara, Katy ISD

2019 TFLA Administrator of the Year

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

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