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Free Webinar - Aviation English Testing

  • 1.  Free Webinar - Aviation English Testing

    Posted 23-01-2023 10:18 AM
    Hi TESOL Community,

    If you are interested in the very unique world of Aviation English assessment, please join us this Friday, January 27, 2023 at 8:00 AM EST (13:00 UTC) for a free webinar from the International Civil Aviation English Association's (ICAEA) President, Michael Kay. This webinar is a collaboration between the English for Specific Purposes (ESP) and Applied Linguistics (AL) Interest Sections of TESOL.

    The webinar will cover ICAEA's new Test Design Guidelines, which are an effort towards global standardization of Aviation English testing practices.

    If you're interested in assessment, ESP, aviation, or language policy, you'll definitely find this worthwhile and engaging!

    Register here: Display event - ALIS & ESPIS Webinar:
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    After the introduction of the ICAO Language Proficiency Requirements in 2008, many tests have been implemented worldwide. Although all these tests are based on the same rating scale, large differences exist in terms of test construct and what the tests assess.
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    Jennifer Roberts
    Aviation English Specialist
    Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
    United States