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Einstein HS students can earn the Maryland Seal of Biliteracy 

 The Maryland Seal of Biliteracy is an award from the Maryland State Department of Education, given by participating school systems, that recognizes a student’s high level of proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing in one or more languages in addition to English.


High school graduates who can function in two or more languages are equipped with the knowledge and skills to participate successfully in college, careers, and a diverse 21st century society. The Maryland State Seal of Biliteracy is established to recognize and reward excellence in language learning as measured by rigorous proficiency assessments.

To receive a Maryland Seal of Biliteracy, a student must:


1.   Pass the PARCC in English 10; AND

2. Demonstrate Intermediate High proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing in a language other than English, as measured by assessments that are aligned to the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) proficiency guidelines.


Every student should complete the survey so they can receive additional information:


http://bit.ly/BiliteracySurvey


For more information contact Paula Peró, World Languages Department Resource Teacher or visit:
 

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