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GENERAL SCHEDULE

Faculty Development Lab pic

Monday, July 9

4:30

 

Welcome Reception (NFLRC lanai)

Tuesday, July 10

8:30 - 9:00

9:00 - 10:30

10:30 - 10:45

10:45 - 12:15

12:15 - 1:15

1:15 - 3:00

3:15 - 4:00

TOPICS: What Is Assessment?; Fundamental issues in language tests; Writing test items

Continental Breakfast

Welcome / Lectures / Hands-on sessions (Moore 155A)

Break

"Writing Good Quality Language Test Items" (public lecture - St. John 11)

Lunch break

Lectures / Hands-on sessions (Moore 155A/B)

Project work

Wednesday, July 11

8:30 - 9:00

9:00 - 10:30

10:30 - 10:45

10:45 - 12:15

12:15 - 1:15

1:15 - 3:00

3:15 - 4:00

TOPICS: Assessing oral & written skills; Alternative assessments & rubrics

Continental Breakfast

Lecture / Hands-on sessions (Moore 155A)

Break

"Alternative Assessments and Rubrics" (public lecture - St. John 11)

Lunch break

Lecture / Hands-on sessions (Moore 155A/B)

Project work

Thursday, July 12

8:30 - 9:00

9:00 - 10:30

10:30 - 10:45

10:45 - 12:15

12:15 - 1:15

1:15 - 3:00

3:15 - 4:00

TOPICS: Assessing learning outcomes; Item analysis; ACTFL OPI

Continental Breakfast

Lecture / Hands-on sessions (Moore 155A)

Break

"Item Analysis for Language Tests" (public lecture - St. John 11)

Lunch break

Lecture / Hands-on sessions (Moore 155A/B)

Project work

Friday, July 13

8:30 - 9:00

9:00 - 10:30

10:30 - 10:45

10:45 - 12:15

12:15 - 1:15

1:15 - 3:45

4:00 - 4:30

TOPIC: Participant presentations

Continental Breakfast

Project presentations (Moore 155A)

Break

Project presentations (Moore 155A)

Closing luncheon

Project presentations (Moore 155A)

Wrap Up & Evaluation