FallatCityForest

World Language

Program Statement

Language and communication are at the center of the human experience. The United States must prepare students and future citizens to be successful communicators in a multilingual and multicultural global economy. The vision sets the stage for all students to be proficient in English and at least one other language.

Learners of language and culture:

  • communicate across cultures and in various settings
  • develop insight into their own language and culture
  • recognize language learning as a lifelong process
  • develop mental flexibility, creativity, divergent thinking, and higher order thinking skills
  • score higher on tests of basic skill
  • gain direct access to new information/content
  • make connections with other disciplines
  • are able to participate socially and economically in a national, multinational, and international community
  • demonstrate familiarity with contributions of other cultures
  • demonstrate an understanding and an openness to differences in people, cultures, and ideas

NCSSFL-ACTFL Can-Do Statements

World Language Course Offerings

Dow HS & Jefferson MS Offerings
Midland HS & Northeast MS Offerings

Additional Info

World Language Links
World Language Home
Elementary Rubrics
Graduation Requirement
Scheduling Advice
Permission Slips

Questions?

Please contact our office for assistance.

Dr. Steve Poole
Curriculum Specialist
poolesa@midlandps.org
(989)923-5080