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).
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.
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.
September 29, 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 Dan Isbell, one of our 2016 interns.
April 15, 2016
The 2016 interns for CaMLA’s internship program have been selected. Both come to us from Michigan State University. Dan Isbell is a first year PhD student in MSU’s Second Language Studies program. Laura Ballard is a third year PhD student in the Second Language Studies program.
Dan and Laura will be working closely with a number of CaMLA staff members on various assessment development projects. We are excited to have both of them with us this summer in Ann Arbor.
Congratulations, Dan and Laura!