Welcome!Welcome! Welcome to the website for the Language Assessment Lab at Indiana University. Directed by Dr. Sun-Young Shin, the Language Assessment Lab (or LAL) is devoted to the understanding and advancing of theory,...

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Trip to MwALTTrip to MwALT           We Language Testing Lab folks went to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to attend the annual MwALT conference held on October 5-6th. The...

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SLRFSLRF               Dr. Shin and Ryan Lidster presented their work, “Dictogloss as dynamic assessment?” at Second Language Research Forum (SLRF)...

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AAAL (2013, Dallas, TX)AAAL (2013, Dallas, TX) American Association for Applied Linguistics (AAAL) 2013, Dallas, TX Dr. Shin, Ryan, and our former LAL members Stacy and Rebecca presented their recent research project on The influence of the learners’...

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MwALT 2013 at MSUMwALT 2013 at MSU Dr. Shin, Ryan, and our former LAL members, Rebecca and Stacy presented their papers on “The Effects of L2 Proficiency Differences in Pairs on Idea Units in a Collaborative Text Reconstruction Task”...

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LAL meeting – Friday Aug. 30th at MM 317A (3pm)

Category : Announcement

Hi Folks,

I hope all of you had a great summer. Now it’s time to kick off the start of our language assessment lab meeting this semester.

We’ll be meeting at Memorial Hall 317A (Seminar Room) at 3pm, Friday,  August 30 for our first meeting.

Also note that the deadline for early conference registration for MwALT (Midwest Association of Language Testers) conference is on August 30th. There will be an interesting workshop on “Eye-tracking for L2 Testing Research” as a preconference workshop. Those who are interested in this workshop should hurry up and sign up for this at the following website.

http://sls.msu.edu/files/4213/6579/9617/MwALT_RegistrationForm2013b.pdf