Professional Standards

AFMLTA has developed a suite of Professional Standards resources to support Languages teachers in reflection on practice and planning for future growth. These include the following documents:

Professional Standards for Accomplished Teaching of Languages and Cultures.
This document also includes the Program Standards.
Language- specific annotations and Lead teacher standards are also available.

The following resources bring together the AITSL and AFMLTA Standards in one document. Click on the link to download the PDF version of these booklets in your language.

AFMLTA - AITSL Professional Standards Aligned: Chinese

AFMLTA - AITSL Professional Standards Aligned: French
AFMLTA - AITSL Professional Standards Aligned: German

AFMLTA - AITSL Professional Standards Aligned: Indonesian
AFMLTA - AITSL Professional Standards Aligned: Italian
AFMLTA - AITSL Professional Standards Aligned: Japanese
AFMLTA - AITSL Professional Standards Aligned: Spanish
The Language Learning Space has a number of Professional Learning modules to support teachers of Chinese, Indonesian and Japanese in using the Professional Standards.


AFMLTA has facilitated 2 national Professional Learning programs based on the Professional Standards:
* Professional Standards Project
* MoRe LEAPS Project