Learn About CALís Online Oral Proficiency Assessment Training Course
ATOL (Assessment Training Online) is a moderated online training course that teaches participants about oral proficiency assessment for students learning foreign languages at the secondary, postsecondary, and professional levels. Offered periodically by CAL, the course also provides an introduction to our Simulated Oral Proficiency Interview (SOPI) and Computerized Oral Proficiency Instrument (COPI).
Read about ATOL.
Learn more about the SOPI and COPI.
SOPA Online Training Courses Available
Learn more about the online training courses that teach participants how to administer and rate K–8 studentsí oral language using the Student Oral Proficiency Assessment (SOPA).
CALís Oral Proficiency Assessment for Adult English Language Learners
Available in both computer-adaptive and print-based versions, BEST Plus is a face-to-face oral interview that measures performance over the full range of proficiency levels represented in adult education programs in the United States.
Read about our proficiency assessments for adult English language learners.
Download our latest digest on oral proficiency assessment:
Oral Proficiency Assessment: The Use of Technology in Test Development and Rater Training