Throughout my life I have encountered and worked with adults that come from different native backgrounds. Many of them come to America in search of better opportunities. As a result, they come with their first language mastered and now they must learn a second language. America continues to be the destination of immigrants around the world. Millions will continue coming here even by risking their lives.
Case study - Definition for English-Language Learners from Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary
Traditional exams and tests are mostly based on materials taught in the course to meet predetermined objectives. They cannot assess whether or not learners can apply it. To truly understand some new ideas, students need to apply it. My experience as an English teacher provides some ideas to frame my discussion of assessment. Although many teachers think that the scores of the exams and the tests are objective and cannot. Review of Literature Dynamic assessment as one of the modern branches of assessment in different domains of educational literature has been discussed and investigated for several years as a tremendous pro-learning form of assessment.
Rhodora R. This study has focused on determining the level, sources, and causes of foreign language anxiety of students taking up teacher education courses in the Philippines and how language anxiety affects the English proficiency of the respondents and their language learning. A total of learners from a Philippine-based learning institution answered an English proficiency exam EPE and a questionnaire comprising two parts: a item English Language Anxiety Scale ELAS and a set of questions on causes of anxiety and effects on language learning.
Nilam Prajapati, 19, was in the last year group at her school to take a compulsory language. Most of her friends in the year below jumped at the opportunity to drop languages. None of my friends in lower years, and none of my friends at other schools, did language GCSEs. Now an optometry student at Aston University in Birmingham, she is glad that she studied German.