University of Wisconsin–Madison

About the Project

The Wisconsin Language Roadmap Initiative will enhance the economic competitiveness and vitality of the State of Wisconsin by strengthening and promoting world language education for Wisconsin students at all levels, K-16, and by raising awareness about the value of bilingual/multilingual language skills and intercultural competencies as they relate to the current and future economic competitiveness of the State. Learn more.

The Wisconsin Language Roadmap in the News

An article about the Wisconsin Language Roadmap Initiative by Guido Podestá, University of Wisconsin-Madison Vice Provost and Dean, International Division, is featured in the October 2017 issue of the Wisconsin Business Voice. Read the article.



The Wisconsin Language Roadmap 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).