5th CEFR SIG Meeting - Wednesday 31st May 2017 14:00 – 17:30
14:00 Welcome by the SIG coordinator,
14.10 – 14.30 Report on new CEFR-related Council of Europe projects,
Brian North, Neus Figueras
14:30 – 15:30 Participant presentations
Eizaga, Bárbara and Levey, David (University of Cádiz, Spain) English oral test assessment within the Common European Framework for Languages (CEFRL): Perception, variability and standardization.
Saygi, Sukran (Middle East Technical University, Turkey) Linking the Writing Component of a Proficiency Exam to CEFR Descriptors.
Guerin, Elizabeth (University of Firenze, Italy) Working with CEFR descriptors in Primary School Trainee-teacher education
15:30 – 15:40 comfort break
15:40 – 17:15 Participant presentations
Dunlea, Jamie (British Council) Filling the gaps in the CEFR: strengthening the description of the construct.
De Jong, John (Language Testing Services) Descriptors of Vocabulary and Grammar Development.
Jones, Glyn (University of Lancaster, U.K.) Replicating the original CEFR calibration study: the story continues.
Kallio, Heini (University of Helsinki, Finland) Revised CEFR descriptor scale for phonological control: A small-scale pilot.
17:15 – 17:30 Closing discussion