Computerized Assessment Tasks for Measuring Academic Oral English Language Proficiency

3:55 - 5:00pm

Press Club Room, 2nd floor

Presented at: American Association for Applied Linguistics 2013 Conference

This roundtable session will discuss the development of a computerized test of academic English oral proficiency. The test is designed for students in grades 1-12. We will present the design of and preliminary results from a study of how task characteristics and administration conditions affect language elicitation and task difficulty.