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World Languages Academic Standards

  • "Standards for world languages learning: Preparing for the 21st century”
  • “Knowing how, when, and why to say what to whom.”

In the 21st century society, the study of more than one language is not only absolutely essential to the core curriculum, but also imperative to the economic growth and continued prosperity of the United States. Language and communication are essential to the human experience. (Read more about Colorado's World Languages Standards.)

2009/2010 World Languages Standards

Colorado Academic Standards World Languages Graphic (small)

  • World Languages Standards (Intermediate-Mid - Novice-Low) Word or PDF

World Languages Standards by Range Level

Access Family and Community Guides to the World Languages standards here.

Understanding the Colorado Academic Standards in World Languages

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2020 World Languages Standards

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