BISD Foreign Language

BISD Foreign Language

The BISD Foreign-Language Department aspires to insure that all students acquire the necessary skills, values, and knowledge to compete successfully as productive citizens in a diverse global society by providing second language acquisition through the following processes:


• Communication – Use the skills of listening, speaking, reading, writing, viewing and showing


• Cultures – Gain knowledge and understanding of other cultures


• Connections – Make connections with other subject areas and acquire information


• Comparisons – Develop insight into the nature of language and culture by comparing the student’s own language and culture to another


• Communities – Participate in communities at home and around the world by using languages other than English