Language Assessment: Principles and Classroom Practices (2nd Edition)
Blowout Sale! Free Shipping Included! Save 51% on the Language Assessment: Principles and Classroom Practices (2nd Edition) by Pearson Education ESL at Translate This Website. MPN: 9780138149314. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Language Assessment provides teachers with a clear presentation of the essentials for assessing second language learning fairly and effectively.
Language Assessment provides teachers with a clear presentation of the essentials for assessing second language learning fairly and effectively. This updated second edition includes new research and information on standardized tests, a new chapter on form-focused assessment, and a concise glossary of terms.
With a focus on the most common pedagogical challenge — classroom-based assessment — Language Assessment delivers useful tools for evaluating and designing practical, effective assessment techniques.
- Updated references and new information reflecting recent advances and current challenges in the field.
- Classification of assessment techniques ranging from controlled to open-ended item types on a specified continuum of micro- and macroskills of language.
- Systematic treatment of assessment for all four language skills (reading, writing, speaking, and listening) as well as grammar and vocabulary.
- Discussion of large-scale standardized tests, the ethics of testing, letter grading, and overall evaluation of student performance.
- Comprehensive presentation of alternatives in assessment, such as portfolios, journals, conferences, observations, interviews, and self- or peer-assessment.
- Chapter objectives that preview content and goals
- A new chapter on form-focused assessment
- An appendix of commercially available tests
- A concise glossary of assessment terms
|Manufacturer:||Pearson Education ESL|
|Publisher:||Pearson Education ESL|
|Studio:||Pearson Education ESL|
|Item Weight:||1.2 pounds|
|Item Size:||0.7 x 9.1 x 9.1 inches|
|Package Weight:||1.2 pounds|
|Package Size:||7.1 x 0.9 x 0.9 inches|