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Biliteracy Certification

Schools district may send utilize the provided Excel file to nominate students, who have attained proficiency in English and one or more other world languages.  Please review the Guidlines and Directions regarding the process.

Kansas Seal of BiliteracyAs adopted, May 2016 by the Kansas Board of Education, this will be awarded by Kansas State Department of Education and a local school district to recognize any student who has attained proficiency in English and one or more other world languages.
Guidelines for Kansas Seal of BiliteracyRevised 3/30/17. Please follow these guidelines created by the World Languages Advisory Council to award a state seal of biliteracy in your district.
Seal of Biliteracy Checklist How to GuideDirections for uploading eligibility criteria for a student receiving the Seal of Biliteracy.
Biliteracy Evidence Certificate ChecklistExcel file. Send to sealofbiliteracy@ksde.org
State Seal of Biliteracy Implementation Guidelines WebinarRecorded on Aug. 11, 2016; approx. 30 min.

World Languages
Program Consultant

Regina Peszat
(785) 296-1891

Deputy Commissioner
Division of Learning Services
Brad Neuenswander
(785) 296-2303

Career, Standards and Assessment

Scott Smith
(785) 296-3142

Assistant Director
Career and Technical Education

Stacy Smith
(785) 296-0979

Assistant Director

Branden Johnson
(785) 296-2078

Assistant Director
Beth Fultz
(785) 296-2325

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