MEMBERSHIP ORGANIZATIONS

A. Member Organizations. There shall be one class of members in the Federation, which shall consist of associations of teachers of the modern languages. Member organizations shall be:

  • charter member organizations, namely, The Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, the New Jersey Foreign Language Teachers Associations, and The New York State Association of Foreign Language     Teachers; additional organizations as may be admitted into the Federation in accordance with Section B of this Article. A current list of member organizations will be maintained on the organization’s web site.

B. Election of Member Organizations. Member organizations may be admitted into the Federation by affirmative vote of two-thirds of the members of the Executive Committee present and voting at any annual meeting, provided that notice of the election be contained in the notice of such meeting, in accordance with Article IV, Section H, hereof.

C. Resignation of Member Organizations. Any member organization may resign from membership in the Federation at any time by giving written notice to the President. Such resignation shall take effect upon its receipt by the President.

D. Revocation or Termination of Membership. Any member organization may have such membership revoked or terminated by affirmative vote of two-thirds of the members of the Executive Committee present and voting at two successive annual meetings, whenever in their judgment the best interests of the Federation will be served thereby.