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Viewing Language Assessment through the Lens of Training Transfer

Join Dr. Surface and Dr. Harman for the Conference on Language, Learning, and Culture (CLLC) at Virginia International University (VIU) where the conference theme is Next-Generation Assessment

Viewing Language Assessment through the Lens of Training Transfer: Are Organizations Using the Appropriate Assessment?

Organizations want to leverage investments in language learning. Language proficiency tests are often used to assess both acquisition and transfer. Research suggests proficiency tests might not provide sufficient information about job performance. Options for selecting and using language assessments in the work context are discussed from a training transfer perspective.