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Evaluating language

papers from the annual Meeting of the British Association for Applied Linguistics held at the University of Essex, September 1992

by British Association for Applied Linguistics. Meeting

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Published by British Association for Applied Linguistics in association with Multilingual Matters in Clevedon, Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Applied linguistics -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by David Graddol and Joan Swann.
    SeriesBritish studies in applied linguistics ;, 8
    ContributionsGraddol, David., Swann, Joan., British Association for Applied Linguistics.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP129 .B75 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 116 p. :
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1090137M
    ISBN 101853592382
    LC Control Number94014268

    The Standards for Foreign Language Learning afford us the opportunity to review every aspect of our delivery of instruction. One such element to be considered is textbook selection. Based on the Standards, textbook evaluation has become expanded to include the 5 C’s as well as the seven curricular Size: 22KB.   Evaluating Your Textbook 1. Evaluating your textbook Dayna House, Senior English Language Fellow 2. Selection of Course books• Choosing a course book can be extremely difficult. We cannot get a good picture of the suitability of a book until we have been working through it .

    "This book provides language assessment students, researchers, and practitioners an up-to-date and comprehensive collection of articles that collectively address the potentially transforming role of assessment and evaluation in language education.   The role and design of baseline studies in the evaluation of English language teacher training in the case of Guinea. Evaluation Report EV London: Overseas Development Administration, Evaluation by:

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