The Federal Government Distance Learning Association (FGDLA) is a nonprofit, professional association formed to promote the development and application of distance learning in the Federal Government, in accordance with  Section 501(c)(6) of the Internal Revenue Code for Business Leagues and charted by the State of Ohio. Additionally, the Association actively fosters collaboration and understanding among those involved in leveraging technology and instructional media in support of the education and training needs of the Federal Government. 

Focused on supporting Federal Government agencies involved in distance learning, the FGDLA  encourages the application of all forms of distance learning media, as well as embracing innovative methods in  integrating instructional technologies to meet the training and education needs of the Federal Government. Our membership is derived primarily from individuals employed by the various agencies within the Federal Government. The FGDLA is a chapter of the United States Distance Learning Association
The Government Elearning Magazine is the official publication of the FGDLA.  To view the Fall 2016 "ezine" government edition, click here. Note: Archived versions available in the ​Resources section.
The FGDLA would like to acknowledge our Benefactor sponsors for their support of the Association. To view and learn about all of our sponsors supporting the Association, click on the Sponsorship link on the Main menu.
Welcome to the FGDLA!
Federal Government Distance Learning Association
Click here for archived FGDLA Newsletters. Click here for the USDLA Newsletter

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              FGDLA in the News
Click here for articles on distance learning in the Federal Government​.
          2017 GLTS Registration
Registration is now open for the FGDLA’s Government Learning Technology Symposium (GLTS), Nov. 29-30, 2017, at the Washington D.C. Convention Center, which runs concurrently with the Government Video Expo.  Click here to register for the GLTS and/or the GVEXPO.

​Click here to read why you should attend the GLTS. To view the 2017 GLTS program, click here​.

        2017 Call for FGDLA Awards
The call for the 2017 FGDLA annual awards is open. Click here to view the call for awards, and click here to view/download the awards nomination form. Click here to view the 2016 award winners.