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Who does not know another language, does not know his own.

 Goethe, Sprüche in Prosa  

Instruction in Boulder Valley is offered in American Sign Language (ASL), Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Latin, and Spanish in select secondary schools. The Department of World Languages is an integral part of the Division of Curriculum.

World languages instruction in Boulder Valley School District is driven by the World Languages Content Standards, written by a team of District world languages teachers and approved by the school board.


 ‭(Hidden)‬ Announcements

World Language Assessments ORDER FORM

World Language Assessments ORDER FORM.doc

Dates for Levels I&II Assessments (Spring 2012)

  • May 3 - Materials are sent to schools by inter-school mail.
  • May 7 - Materials should have arrived at each school.
  • May 7 through May 25 - Assessment Window
  • May 31 - Deadline for materials to arrive back in Dr. Miller-Brown's office.
  • Please don't forget to input your students' scores into Infinite Campus prior to returning the materials.



 ‭(Hidden)‬ New Stuff

Individual School Report Cards: These have moved.  

  • Go to the tool bar at the top of the page
  • Click on Schools
  • Click on Middle Schools or High Schools
  • Click on your school's Name
  • On the left side, find and click on District Assessments 

(NEW!) Documents from Professional Development

Seven Steps for Designing Performance Assessment Tasks.doc 

Seven Steps Graphic Organizer.doc

Unit Plan Template with family example.docx 

Power Point from Oct 14 PD.pdf

World Languages Listserv
To subscribe to the W.L. listserv, if you are a BVSD World Language Teacher, send an email message to Ann Hamilton at: ann.hamilton@bvsd.org and you will be added to the listserv.


Minutes of the World Languages Curriculum Council



Next meeting will be January 31st from 4:30-6 at Monarch High School.
 Link to BVSD Field Trip Forms 
(including the Extended Field Trip Packet - Overnights-Longer Trips (English-Español)