All ELL students in Oregon must take the state's English Language Proficiency Assessment each year, and the results of the test are used to track their progress.
What does LPA stand for?
LPA stands for Language Proficiency Assessment
This definition appears somewhat frequently
See other definitions of LPA
We have 267 other meanings of LPA in our Acronym Attic
- La Prensa Asociada (Spanish: The Associated Press)
- Labor Policy Association
- Labor Protection Act of 1998 (Thailand)
- Laboratory Products Association
- Labour Party of Albania (aka: PPSh)
- Lake Park Audubon (Lake Park, MN)
- Lakhs per Annum (India)
- Lancashire Police Authority (UK)
- Landlord Protection Agency
- Language Plan of Action
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Headquartered in Minnesota and New York, Questar offers comprehensive custom assessment services-from large-scale statewide assessment programs to alternate, modified, and English language proficiency assessments.
And now the Joint Commission is adding to the definition of "qualified"--"qualification for language interpreters and translators may be met through language proficiency assessment, education, training, and experience.
Many states are implementing new English language proficiency assessments in 2006 to meet NCLBA requirements; as a result, complete information on their validity and reliability is not yet available.
Harcourt Assessment (San Antonio, TX), a unit of Reed Elsevier that provides educational assessment instruments and testing programs, has acquired Ordinate Corporation (Menlo Park, CA), a company that specializes in automated language proficiency assessments and provides test delivery and scoring services.
The George Mason University Language Proficiency Assessment The George Mason University Language Proficiency Assessment (GMU-LPA) is designed to measure how well a foreign/second language teacher candidate speaks and writes in the target language.
ITAP consists of four modules that may be implemented as a whole or individually according to need: * Language Proficiency Assessment * Medical Terminology Workshop * Medical Interpreting Ethics and Protocol Workshop * Building Cultural Competency Workshop The assessment determines which bilingual staff members have sufficient general and technical language proficiency to serve as ad hoc interpreters in a medical setting.
Psychometrician, Michigan Department of Education Abstract: The Michigan English Language Proficiency Assessment (ELPA) is the statewide Title III assessment for ELL students.