Coming Early December: The Wisconsin Language Roadmap report

Read the draft recommendations from the report here. More

Strategic Goals and Recommendations for a World-Ready Wisconsin are Now Available!

Read the finalized set of recommendations here. More

About the Project

By strengthening and promoting language education for all Wisconsin students at all levels, K-16, the Wisconsin Language Roadmap Initiative aims to ensure that Wisconsin’s future workforce is able to effectively engage and compete in increasingly interconnected global markets, serve diverse local communities, and participate in professional and personal networks that cross linguistic, cultural, and national boundaries. Learn more.

News & Events

Press Release: Paving the Way to a World-Ready Wisconsin: The Wisconsin Language Roadmap, UW-Madison International Division, December 2018.

Presentation: Wisconsin Language Roadmap: Leading for Equity in Access to College, Career and World Readiness. January 24, 2019 ∙ 10:45am ∙ WASB State Education Convention ∙ Milwaukee, WI

Panel Discussion: The Reach Higher Convening at the Wisconsin School Counselor Association will include the Wisconsin Language Roadmap as a featured statewide initiative. February 5, 2019 ∙ 1:30-4:40 pm ∙ Madison, WI

Presentation: Creating a World-Ready Wisconsin Through Equity in Access to Language Learning. April 10-11, 2019 ∙ Toward One Inclusivity Conference ∙ Milwaukee, WI


The Wisconsin Languag Roadmap is an initiative of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Language Institute and International Division. It is funded by a grant from The Language Flagship, a national effort to change the way Americans learn languages. The Language Flagship is a public/private partnership sponsored by the National Security Education Program (NSEP).