- ability to find, submit, and review resources about Chinese language education
- access to on-line information available only to members
- voting privileges in the association's annual election
- discounted prices for the annual ACTFL convention held in conjunction with the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
- eligibility to apply for awards and grants
- access to information on scholarships and awards specially for Chinese language teachers
- information on teaching Chinese in the United States (textbook survey, location of college programs, locations of K-12 programs)
- access to information on programs abroad for learning Chinese
Dear CLASS Members, This is a kind reminder to keep your email addresses up to date in your CLASS Membership Profile. Please make sure that both your school and home email addresses are current and spelled correctly so that our announcements will reach you successfully. Thank you.
Need any assistance for accessing your CLASS membership account?
please e-mail to : firstname.lastname@example.org
- You may login at CLASS Members Only with your user name and password; If you forgot your password / Member ID number, please e-mail to
- Once login is complete, please click on “Profile” to make sure that all your contact information is current and accurate. Please edit it and save the changes as needed.
- You may print your membership card by clicking the “Membership Card” button. You may renew your membership via PayPal . If you do not have a PayPal account, please just use your credit card. Please note that if you are paying by a credit card under the name of your spouse, be make sure to indicate your spouse's name, your name and CLASS ID number to clarify that the payment is for your membership to CLASS.
- Would like to contact Membership for any reason?Please write message directly email@example.com . Be sure to give us your full name (which is the name you registered in CLASS profile). We have had problems in searching the membership data when members gave us their English name but their registration name was their Chinese name spelled in Pinyin or English. Please help us serve you efficiently by consistently using the same name.
If you are a CLASS member, please renew via the login web page.
If you are a first time user, please go through the register web page. It will take you through the registration process and then PayPal payment web page.
To pay/renew your membership by mail:
Please do not just place a check in an envelope without any information about who the check is for.Please be sure to follow the steps below to renew your membership by mail. Please do not send registered mail to the PO Box, it will be returned in a short period of time.
- Login at CLASS Members Login Site
- Print out a hard copy of your personal profile (please update your personal info as needed).
Mail it with a check ($40) payable to CLASS at
P.O. Box 2348, Livingston, NJ 07039
For membership payment sent by school or district
For those members who are sending in a check issued by your school or district, please be sure to indicate your name and CLASS member ID on the check or attach a printed copy of your membership profile. We will have to return the checks to the school if we do not know what those checks are issued for. Please also note that CLASS does not accept Purchase Orders. It usually takes a very long time to get the payment issued and sent to CLASS by the district. We thank you for your understanding in this policy.
For Student Membership:
If you are a full-time student enrolled in a school / college, you need to mail a copy of your current student ID and a letter from the school/ college as proof of your full-time student status. Please mail the letter and proof to CLASS Membership, PO Box 2348, Livingston, NJ 07039. Student members receive full membership benefits with a reduced membership fee of $25.
For Retired Membership:
This is open for CLASS existing members of CLASS who need to mail in an official document stating that he/she is fully retired at the time of renewal. Please mail the required documentation to CLASS Membership, PO Box 2348, Livingston, NJ 07039. Retired members receive full membership benefits with a reduced membership fee of $25.
Please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions or concerns. We look forward to continuing our service to you as our valuable members. We thank you for supporting the K-12 Chinese teaching field.