Even Better Than The Real Thing: Using Simulated OPIs for In-Class Assessment

Thu, July 18, 2013 | CLA 1.302B, Glickman Conference Center, UT-Austin

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

 SOPIs workshop poster

This half-day workshop will present and demonstrate the techniques and results of SOPIs as an integral part of student assessment. SOPIs provide an effective alternative to the time-consuming and expensive OPI, while maintaining the benefits of an accurate and nuanced assessment of spoken competence in the language.

Register* at the TLC Store by July 16 to receive lunch! This workshop offers CPE credit.

*A nominal tiered fee ($5 to $15) is charged to cover materials, refreshments, and lunch:

  • All students (including graduate students): $5. (Use discount code WorkshopStudent when entering payment information.)
  • K-12 teachers: $10. (Use discount code WorkshopK12 when entering payment information.)
  • Instructors at institutes of higher learning: $15.

Sponsored by: Texas Language Center

Bookmark and Share