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MELAB Linked to CEFR

April 3, 2017

The recently published Linking the Common European Framework of Reference and the Michigan English Language Assessment Battery summarizes the results of a multi-panel standard setting study that was conducted with panelists in the United States (US) and the United Kingdom (UK).

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CaMLA releases new YLTE sample tests

December 8, 2016

Download volume 2 of the YLTE Bronze, Silver, and Gold sample tests

New sample tests for the YLTE (Young Learners Tests of English) are now available. Each new Bronze, Silver, and Gold form contains a reading and writing section and a listening section. There is also an answer key. Use these new forms in conjunction with the sample tests already available on the website to help prepare young learners for the YLTE.

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Applications now open for 2017 CaMLA internships

November 2, 2016

Cambridge Michigan Language Assessments (CaMLA), a collaboration between the University of Michigan and Cambridge English Language Assessment, is now accepting applications for its internship program for 2017.

Application deadline is January 31, 2017.

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An Intern’s Words: Laura Ballard

October 7, 2016

CaMLA’s internship program provides professional training and research opportunities for English language teaching and assessment professionals and graduate students. In 2016, CaMLA had two interns in the office. The following is from Laura Ballard, one of our 2016 interns.

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Now accepting applications for 2017 Spaan Research Grants

September 30, 2016

CaMLA—Cambridge Michigan Language Assessments—is now accepting applications for Spaan Research Grants. The grants provide financial support for those wishing to carry out research projects related to second or foreign language assessment and that investigate an aspect of CaMLA’s tests.
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