Meeting the needs of educators working with language learners in Grades K–8


The Center for Applied Linguistics has a wide variety of resources designed to meet your language and cultural education needs.

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Assessments from CAL

CAL's experienced staff of language testing experts work closely with schools and school districts, administrators, teachers, and language experts to develop English and foreign language proficiency tests.

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Browse the Foreign Language Assessment Directory (FLAD)
The FLAD is a free, searchable directory of information on nearly 200 tests in over 90 languages.

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