The first thing to admit is that the Storybird below is not embedded, just linked. That’s because this is a WordPress.com blog. However, you can embed non-published Storybirds on most other platforms and so get around the problem languages teachers face because Storybird won’t currently authorise stories created in languages other than English.
The workaround is simply to edit the embed code used for published Storybirds to include the details of your story. The full details of how to do this (it’s easier than it may look) are here. And if you want to see the end result, I have embedded a non-approved Storybird here. In the meantime, I still have to work it out for WordPress.com …….