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First Year Results of Seal of Biliteracy in California

According to NABE (National Association of Bilingual Educators, 7/12//2012) "More than 10,000 graduating high school students across California have earned the first state recognition in the nation for
achieving proficiency in multiple languages, State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Toriakson announced. The 'State Seal of Biliteracy' was established per Assembly Bill 815 to recognize high school graduates who have attained a high level of proficiency in speaking, reading and writing in one or more languages in addition to English."