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).
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.
September 26, 2016
The YLTE 2015 Report is now available for download. In the report you’ll find information such as the countries where the YLTE was administered; distribution of results for the exam as a whole; and, the distribution of results by section. YLTE reports are primarily intended for parents, language instructors, and researchers in language testing or other relevant fields.
January 28, 2016
Cambridge Michigan Language Assessments (CaMLA) is pleased to announce the recipients of Spaan research grants for 2016:
- Ute Römer and Jayanti Banerjee: “Validating the MET speaking test through phraseological analysis: A corpus approach to language assessment”
- Ruslan Suvorov: “Investigating test-taking processes and strategies during a computer-based MET: Evidence from eye tracking”
November 4, 2015
The CaMLA internship program provides professional training and research opportunities for English language teaching professionals and graduate students. Successful applicants will work closely with CaMLA teams on English language assessment tasks and projects that are appropriate to their interests and skills.
October 12, 2015
CaMLA’s internship program provides professional training and research opportunities for English language teaching and assessment professionals and graduate students. In 2015, CaMLA had two interns in the office. This is the first of two pieces we are posting about how our 2015 interns felt about their time at CaMLA.