Adult ESL learner assessment: purposes and tools
Series or Serial: ERIC NCLE Digest
Publisher: National Clearinghouse on Literacy Education
Published At: Washington, DC
Date Published: 1995
Distributor: National Clearinghouse on Literacy Education, An Adjunct ERIC Clearinghouse, Center for Applied Linguistics
Source Address: 1118 22nd Street, N.W.
Source City/State/Zip: Washington DC 20037
Material Type: Information Analysis
Intended Audience: Mentor/Teacher/Trainer
Physical Media: Print
Subjects: Adult Education; English (Second Language);
The digest looks at learner assessment in adult ESL programs. It describes commercially available tests and alternative assessment tools, discusses key issues in assessment, and highlights some of the differences between assessment and evaluation.
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