Farrington Contest and Awards
Saturday, January 28, 2017 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Northbrook High School, Raider Circle North #1,
Houston, TX 77080
Houston Area Teachers of Foreign Languages is the only local professional organization for Houston area foreign language teachers.
It is a professional organization that promotes the interests of foreign language teachers in both public and private elementary schools, secondary schools, colleges and universities.
Its structure includes special language sections for teachers of ESL (English as a Second Language), French, German, Latin, Spanish, American Sign Language, Chinese, and Japanese.
The primary function of HATFL is to host the annual meeting that focuses on topics that are current and relevant in language instruction. This annual meeting is typically held in October. HATFL also provides its members with support through its extensive networking system.
Are you interested in a leadership role?
Houston Area Teachers of Foreign Languages is currently accepting nominations for teachers to serve on language committees.
Spanish, Spanish for Spanish Speakers, French, Latin, German, American Sign Language, Japanese and ESL teachers are needed.
Language committee members prepare the tests for the Farrington Contest. They also assist with the planning for the Annual Meeting of HATFL.
If you are interested in becoming a part of this dynamic group, please contact