The Seal for everyone.

 

Proficiency in multiple languages has tremendous value in today’s global economy. Whether you learned your language in a classroom, at home, or through other experiences, the Global Seal of Biliteracy celebrates your accomplishment and certifies you for your language proficiency in two or more languages.

The Global Seal of Biliteracy meets or exceeds the requirements of all existing U.S. state Seal programs, and offers a uniform standard to recognize language skills at levels that are meaningful for academic and workplace environments. It allows recipients to showcase their language skills to any school or employer across state lines and national borders. The Global Seal of Biliteracy is proof of your language proficiency at the Intermediate Mid or Advanced Low levels.

The Global Seal of Biliteracy will be available starting January 1st, 2019.

 
 

Credential your language

The Global Seal of Biliteracy celebrates language skills in two or more languages. In the U.S., the Global Seal will certify English and one or more additional languages, and will meet or exceed the requirements of all existing state Seal programs.

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designed for everyone

The Global Seal of Biliteracy recognizes anyone interested in being formally certified for achieving a high standard of proficiency in two or more languages, however those languages were learned.

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distinguish you anywhere

The Global Seal of Biliteracy is your language passport; it ensures that you are recognized for your language achievement by schools, employers, and individuals across the globe.


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“We are thrilled to participate in the Global Seal of Biliteracy at the Community School of Naples, greatly enhancing our students’ future educational and professional opportunities. Not only will they be awarded an official Seal of Biliteracy at our private school, but they will cross state and national boundaries, as this Seal is greater than just a state level recognition, connecting their accomplishments to the global community.”
— Parthena Draggett Chair, Department of World Languages and Cultures, Community School of Naples, Florida

Are you a school or employer?

 

The Global Seal of Biliteracy makes it easy to understand exactly what language skills your applicants possess regardless of how they acquired their language skills.