World Languages

We are committed to supporting the teaching and acquisition of World Languages across the district. Ten languages are taught at the high-school level, and courses run from the foundation years of the language through advanced courses, including AP and IB.

Professional Development Opportunities

Links to World Language workshops, conferences, and PDs in the Philadelphia area.

World Language Standards – ACTFL

The ACTFL standards reflect the most updated and widely-used set of standards. The World-Readiness Standards are designed to articulate goals for Communication, Connections, Culture, Comparisons, and Communities.

PA Proposed WL Standards can be found here.

NCSSFL-ACTFL Can-do Statements

This provides a useful way for learners to articulate their proficiency level by focusing on what they can do!