Avant WorldSpeak Language Proficiency Test

Avant Assessment

 
*note that the WorldSpeak test qualifies anyone, anywhere in the world for a Global Seal of Biliteracy

*note that the WorldSpeak test qualifies anyone, anywhere in the world for a Global Seal of Biliteracy

 
 

Test Overview

The Avant WorldSpeak language proficiency test is not timed. Test takers may pause and resume Avant WorldSpeak at any point. Each skill can be taken individually or all in one sitting. On average, test takers take around 60-80 minutes to fully complete the assessment. Advanced level test takers can expect to have longer testing times than Novice level learners.

  • Login & Self Assessment: approximately 5 minutes

  • Writing: approximately 30-40 minutes

  • Speaking: approximately 30-40 minutes

Aligned to the ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines

ACTFL Intermediate-Mid = Avant Score of 5

ACTFL Advanced-Low = Avant Score of 7

Nationally & Internationally Recognized

WorldSpeak is accepted by 29 states for state seal of biliteracy programs, 7 of the 29 states only use WorldSpeak for languages that are less common and do not have many testing options.

Accepted by the Global Seal of Biliteracy

Yes

Requires Proctor

The Avant WorldSpeak assessment must be taken in a proctored environment, with a proctor who is authorized by the organization sponsoring the test.

When/Where

Test can be scheduled at any time convenient for the school or organization. Scores will be available 10-12 business days or less.

Cost

Visit the Avant Assessment website for more information or contact them here for pricing and ordering.

Languages Offered:

  • Amharic

  • Armenian

  • Chin

  • Czech

  • English

  • Filipino

  • Haitian-Creole

  • Hmong

  • Ilocano

  • Samoan

  • Somali Maay Maay

  • Somali Maxaa

  • Tamil

  • Telugu

  • Turkish

  • Urdu

  • Vietnamese

  • Yup’ik