World Languages

News and events

Program brochuresImmersion programs

Learn more about our K-12 immersion programs by reading through our new brochures. There's one for each language you may be interested in: 

Japanese • Russian
Spanish (Chugiak area)
Spanish Two-Way (West area)


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Celebrating 25 years

Japanese Immersion Program

Language learning

Explore the academic benefits of langauge learning and learn more about immersion programs.


Benefits of learning another langauge »


Parents & community

Parents, the community and our business partners all play an important role in the success of our students. 


List of events »

Business partners »



Teachers can find resources for use in the classroom or when planning student travel.


Travel »

Online resources »


  • ‌Academic Plans
  • FLES
  • Immersion


Middle school


High school

Contact us


ASD Education Center

5530 E Northern Lights Blvd.

Anchorage, AK 99504-3135

Fax: 907-742-4580



Brandon Locke



Complete list of teachers »



Communication, cultures, connections, comparisons, communities‌The World-Readiness Standards for Learning Languages were developed through a collaborative project by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) and many other organizations interested in foreign language education.


Learn more about the standards »


Lead with Languages

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Lead with Languages is a campaign powered by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL). Watch the video to learn more: