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Education Industry

Language Services for Education

Interpretation Services

ALTA’s language interpreting services for education make it easy for you to communicate effectively with students, parents, and educators.

ALTA provides certified, notarized translations for important educational documentation, including: IEP documents, newsletters, student records, and more.

ALTA partners with hundreds of school districts across the country to verify language skills of students seeking the Seal of Biliteracy.

Interpretation Services

Educational Interpreters For The Classroom And Beyond

We’ll find the perfect interpreter to attend your lecture, meeting, conference, or assembly, as well as arrange any travel and any necessary equipment.

Get 24/7 instant access to 200+ languages with a monthly contract, or schedule interpreters as needed.

Get affordable access to remote interpreters on-demand in 10+ languages 24/7, or access video interpreters in 30+ languages with 24 hours’ notice.

Communicate effectively across borders and within communities.

Language shouldn’t be a barrier in education, whether you’re talking about the classroom, the research field, or the school counselor’s office.

ALTA can provide you with talented interpreters in up to 200+ languages, including American Sign Language (ASL), to help you break down barriers and ensure the best possible outcome in a variety of settings.

We’ll find you the perfect interpreter to come to your facility or connect via phone or video call to ensure that effective communication doesn’t stand in the way of educational success.

ALTA interpreters help you improve communication for:

Professional interpreters for every educational scenario.

We can help you find the perfect interpreter for PTO meetings, IEP meetings, assemblies, behavioral meetings, and more. Ensure your students have access to the help they need to succeed.

Ensure effective communication during lectures, academic conferences, presentations, webinars, and more. We’ll comb our network of 2,500+ interpreters to find you the perfect candidate with experience in your field of study.

Do you need to interview subjects in a foreign country? Speak with an expert from a university overseas? You have video and phone options in up to 200+ languages to help you break down barriers and make your project a success.

Translation Services

Professional and Accurate Education Translation Services

Our rigorous screening process ensures your translation will be completed by one of the most talented translators in the industry.

Example of documents include:

Testing Services

ALTA’s Tests

ALTA partners with hundreds of school districts across the country to verify language skills of students seeking the Seal of Biliteracy. Results for these tests are provided on the Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) Scale. ALTA provides two types of tests:

This test is designed to assess a student’s speaking and listening skills. The test is conducted over the phone between an evaluator and student, wherein the evaluator will ask a variety of open-ended questions designed to prompt the student to use the language in a variety of ways. This test lasts approximately 15 – 25 minutes. Practice questions are available to familiarize yourself with the test.

This test is designed to assess a student’s ability to write in a given language. The student must also demonstrate the necessary reading skills to process and respond to written questions. Students must answer five questions, typically with at least 100 words per answer, and the test will take up to one hour to complete. This is a paper test, typically administered directly by the school. Practice questions are available to familiarize yourself with the test.

What sets ALTA apart?

ALTA Quality means professional services & world-class support.

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No waiting period or long application process. Get started with virtual or phone interpretation on the same day, and in-person services within 24 hours, depending on availability.

200+ Languages & Dialects Available

We offer 200+ languages on-demand with our Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) service, 30+ languages with pre-planned video calls and more than 200 languages via phone.

Experience & Knowledge

All of our interpreters meet our rigid standards for language proficiency. Need an interpreter with knowledge of physics or economics? We’ll find the perfect fit for you.

ISO-Certified Quality

We participate in regular ISO audits. Our exceptional attention to detail helped us acquire our ISO 9001:2015 certification inspection the first time through, with zero corrective actions required.

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Interested in our services? Complete the form to get in touch, or call us at 800.895.8210.

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