Assessment & Testing


The links below provide practical, how-to guidance on various aspects of language assessment/testing, focusing particularly on educational uses and areas of AELRC specialization.


CAL Assessment & Testing Resources

Browse materials from our partners at the Center for Applied Linguistics.

Oral Proficiency Testing Bibliography

Get up-to-date on all aspects of oral proficiency testing with our comprehensive annotated bibliography.

Heritage Language Assessment & Evaluation Bibliography

Read our annotated overview of different issues related to HL assessment and program evaluation.

AELRC Short-Cut Proficiency C-Tests (Coming Soon)

Check back soon for more information on the AELRC’s C-test measures for estimating global proficiency quickly and accurately across diverse populations.

Intercultural, Pragmatic, and Interactional Competence Research Brief

Read a concise, accessible introduction to the IPIC assessment measure and learn how it can help you.

Seal of Biliteracy Research Brief

Read a concise, accessible introduction to current research on the Seal of Biliteracy and its impact on language education.