Common Framework & Portfolio for Languages
The following presentations were filmed during the Symposium for teacher educators in French as a Second Language, held in Saskatoon, on June 2, 2007, as part of a joint project of the Canadian Association of Second Language Teachers (CASLT) and the Canadian Association of Applied Linguistics (CAAL). Please note that the presentations are only available in French.
Video 1: Quicktime file or Windows Media Player file
Presenters: Alina MacFarlane and Larry Vandergrift
Subject: Le Cadre européen commun de référence commun pour les langues et le Portfolio européen des langues: leur potentiel pour le Canada
Summary: Alina MacFarlane, CASLT Research Officer, and Larry Vandergrift, a professor at the University of Ottawa, present the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages and the European Language Portfolio and explore how the adoption of this tracking system could be beneficial for Canada.