Support Bilingual Students with
the Seal of Biliteracy and
Utilize LAS Links Español as a standardized assessment instrument to show evidence of fluency in Spanish.
LAS Links® is a language proficiency assessment approved in many states’ and districts’ as a tool for awarding the Seal of Biliteracy and Pathway Awards. Specifically, LAS Links Español provides evidence of Spanish language proficiency for both native and non-native speakers of Spanish in all four language domains (speaking, listening, reading, and writing). LAS Links also offers English language proficiency assessments, which can be used to measure whether English learners meet state- or district-specific criteria for earning Pathway Awards and the Seal of Biliteracy.
Click here to learn more about how LAS Links supports the Seal of Biliteracy and Pathway Awards.
Seal of Biliteracy and Pathway Awards
LAS Links Customer Success
Santa Fe South High School (Oklahoma City, OK)
Data Recognition Corporation piloted LAS Links Español in the summer of 2018 at Santa Fe South High School. Twenty-six of the students who participated in the pilot program were awarded the Seal of Biliteracy. One of those students shifted between American and Mexican cultures. Her first language was Spanish, and they didn’t let her speak it in school, so she had to learn English. She realized that obtaining the Seal of Biliteracy and becoming bilingual could provide new educational and career opportunities. Watch a news story to learn more about her path towards bilingualism here.