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Friday, May 4 • 9:30am - 10:15am
Learning Spaces and Assessment Artefacts in Portfolio-based Language Assessment (PBLA)

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This research project examines the impact of PBLA implementation on teaching and learning in settlement English language programs in Canada. Surveys and interviews with teachers and administrators are analysed to gain a deeper understanding of the interaction between assessment for learning and assessment for accountability in the PBLA implementation process.


Yuliya Desyatova

University of Toronto
With over 12 years' experience in teaching newcomers to Canada and mentoring TESL students, Yuliya is pursuing a PhD degree at the University of Toronto. Her current research project examines the implementation of portfolio-based language assessment (PBLA).

Friday May 4, 2018 9:30am - 10:15am
ORCH 4004