2022 Language Assessment Research Conference



LARC-MwALT-ECOLT 2022 is proud to welcome the following plenary speakers (in alphabetical order):

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Alison L. Bailey

Professor and Division Head of Human Development and Psychology; Department of Education, University of California, Los Angeles

“Evolution of the Academic Language Construct: Impact on Assessment of English Proficiency in the Classrooms of K-12 Emergent Bilinguals”

Sponsored by Educational Testing Service (ETS)

Friday, Sept 16, 9:30-10:30am

Abstract and Bio

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Catherine C. Baumann

Senior Instructional Professor and Director of the University of Chicago Language Center

Literacy, Agency, Sustainability: Assessment and its Indispensable Role in Language Pedagogy”

Sponsored by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Thursday, Sept 15, 9:30-10:30am

Abstract and Bio

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Lia Plakans

Department Chair, Teaching & Learning, and Professor of Multilingual Education; College of Education, University of Iowa

“Assessment Transforming Pedagogy and Pedagogy Transforming Assessment”

Sponsored by the Center for Language Studies-BYU

Saturday, Sept 17, 9:30-10:30am

Abstract and Bio


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