Classroom Assessment for Language Teaching (CALT) conference

Friday, November 3, 2017 - 3:00pm to Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 4:30pm
Center for English as a Second Language

The second annual Classroom Assessment for Language Teaching (CALT) conference will be held Nov. 3 and 4 at the University of Arizona. 

Hosted by the Center for English as a Second Language, the conference will focus on assessment as it relates to students and teachers in the language classroom. It is the only conference of its type focused exclusively on this long-neglected area of assessment in ESL/EFL contexts. Conference chairs are Eddy White, CESL assessment coordinator and associate professor of second language acquisition and teaching, and Mariana Menchola-Blanco, CESL teacher trainer coordinator. 

Conference themes include:


• Promoting Assessment Literacy in Language Teaching

• Classroom-based Assessment & Teacher-made Tests

• Summative and Formative Assessment

• Achievement Testing, Linking Teaching and Assessment

Visit the conference website to register, submit papers, view a full schedule, or for more information. Registration will be open until Nov. 4. 

For more information, contact Dr. Eddy White at

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