University of Wisconsin–Madison

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.

Upcoming Roadmap Events

WISCAPE Panel Discussion: The Wisconsin Language Roadmap
Monday, October 29, 2018 ∙ 12:00-1:30 pm ∙ UW-Madison

Workshop Series for Achieving the Roadmap’s Strategic Goals
November 2-3, 2018 ∙ WAFLT Annual Conference ∙ Appleton, WI

Presentation on State Language Roadmap Initiatives: State-Level Leadership and Advocacy: Language Roadmap Initiatives
Saturday, November 17, 2018 ∙ ACTFL 2018 Annual Convention ∙ New Orleans, LA


The Wisconsin Language 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).