2021 Workshops

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

When: TBA

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.