About SALTA

South Asian Teachers Association (SALTA) is a professional organization of language educators at university, college and community level and is a registered body in New York University. The mission of this Association is to encourage a more effective cooperation among instructors and educators of South Asian languages, linguistics, and literatures in institutions of higher studies, particularly colleges and universitites in North America. The Association also aims at developing a national 'architecture' of programs in South Asian languages in terms of national needs, program designs, competency levels, curricular resources, and instructional methodologies. For further details on SALTA's objectives and questions related to membership, etc., refer to the by-laws of the Association.