For Language Instructors

A division of Boston College’s Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, the Language Program in Romance Languages comprises a team of approximately fifty professors and graduate-level instructors devoted to language pedagogy in French, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish.

Our Mission

  • To encourage excellence in teaching Romance languages
  • To establish and ensure high-quality teaching standards
  • To provide professional development opportunities for our TFs and PT-Faculty
  • To engage our teaching staff with instructional technology
  • To promote “best practices” in the profession

What we offer

  • Annual Teaching Orientation
  • Day-to-day support from Program coordinators
  • Workshops on pedagogy and technology
  • Training in second language acquisition theory and teaching methodology
  • Guest lectures