Welcome to STARTALK!

STARTALK's Mission

STARTALK’s mission is to increase the number of U.S. citizens learning, speaking, and teaching critical need foreign languages. STARTALK offers students (K–16) and teachers of these languages creative and engaging summer experiences that strive to exemplify best practices in language education and in language teacher development.

2017 Summer Programs

2017 STARTALK Summer Program listings are now available. Click on the “Find a Summer Program” tab above or the link below to search the listings for a STARTALK Summer Program near you!

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