H.R.3716: BEST Act

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Biliteracy Education Seal and Teaching Act or the BEST Act This bill directs the Department of Education to award renewable two-year grants to states to establish or improve Seal of Biliteracy programs to recognize student proficiency in speaking, reading, and writing in both English and a second language. States must provide to participating students who demonstrate such proficiency: (1) documentation of that proficiency on their official...

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Sept. 8, 2017
Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
Sept. 8, 2017

Introduced in the House by Julia Brownley (D-Calif.)

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