2-day Publication and academic writing workshop
Where: University of California-LA
When: April 23-24, 2021
What: This workshop will help SE Asian language lecturers prepare their research materials for publication in peer-reviewed journals by offering information-focused and interactive sessions to revise their papers. Participants will come to the workshop with preliminary drafts of their academic papers, participate in discussions, and polish their work for publication.
4-day Proficiency-based reading assessment workshop
Where: Northern Illinois University
What: Workshop participants will gain an understanding of concepts, terms, and principles of language assessment relevant to the levels (basic, practical, and advanced) and learn principles of proficiency-based test design while integrating reverse design. The measurable outcomes (target functions) of each level will be discussed in relationship to ACTFL proficiency guidelines.