Intended as an introduction to the ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines 2012 – Writing, this workshop introduces participants to the major and minor level descriptors and the criteria for assigning a global writing proficiency rating. Participants explore a variety of writing tasks across levels of proficiency, evaluate language samples based on the criteria as described in the Guidelines, and design appropriate writing activities and writing assessment prompts at the four major levels. Work with Dan Morris, an ACTFL trainer, to learn more about the writing proficiency descriptors and writing assessment.
This workshop will take place in a location TBA in the Portland, Oregon metropolitan area on Friday, January 11, 2019, from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM. Coffee and breakfast snacks will be provided; lunch on your own.
Limited to 20 participants.