en  fr  de
  1. Home
  2.  > 
  3.  > 
    ECML colloquium 7 December 2016
  4.  > 
ECML calendar

ECML colloquium, 7 December 2016.  Ensuring quality in language testing and assessment: the contribution of the CEFR


Welcome and opening remarks

Sarah Breslin - Executive director of the ECML

Challenges across borders

Relating language curricula, tests and examinations to the Common European Framework of Reference: challenges across borders
José Noijons 

Case study 1: Lithuania

Aligning language examinations to the CEFR: the question of (multi) standard setting
Rita Juknevičienė

Expert panel 

The impact of the CEFR on language testing: looking back to move forward”
Neus Figueras, Vincent Folny and Waldemar Martyniuk

Case study 2: Malta

Aligning language curricula to the CEFR: attainment targets and CEFR levels in different foreign languages
Alice Micallef

European Union commissioned study

Key findings on comparability of language testing in Europe
Nick Saville

Case study 3: Germany 

Standard Setting in the context of evaluating the German Educational Standards in EFL
Claudia Harsch

Round table

Round table: next steps: addressing and anticipating current and future challenges
Open question and answer session
Rapporteur, Bernd Rüschoff
José Noijons
Sarah Breslin


These are the powerpoint presentations used during the colloquium:

1. Sarah Breslin

2. Jose-Noijons

3. Rita Juknevičienė

4. Neus Figueras

5. Vincent Folny

6. Alice Micallef

7. Nick Saville

8. Claudia Harsch