The Mindset US Schools Need to Recruit International Students

The Mindset US Schools Need to Recruit International Students

The Mindset US Schools Need to Recruit International Students International students have long been an integral part of American colleges and universities. Their opinions challenge the assumptions and beliefs expressed by U.S. students and faculty members both in and outside of the classroom. Their lifestyles bring cultural diversity and new ways of doing things to […]

Virginia Tech LCI Chooses User-Friendly English Test iTEP

Virginia Tech Language and Culture Institute Chooses User-Friendly English Test iTEP

Virginia Tech Language and Culture Institute Chooses iTEP Since 2013, the Virginia Tech Language and Culture Institute has been using iTEP Academic-Plus to help accurately place incoming students, administering the test upon the students’ arrival to get an instant baseline score of their English language proficiency. Testing and Assessment Coordinator Eric Moore says the relationship […]

Artificial Intelligence (AI) vs. the ESL Teacher

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) vs. the ESL Teacher English language assessment tools have come a long way since the introduction of TOEFL, the first English proficiency test, in 1964. Back then, everything was done by pen and paper, without a computer in sight. But as technology has advanced, so has the way these tests are administered, […]

6 Ways English Testing for Companies Makes Business Sense

English Testing for Companies

6 Ways English Testing for Companies Makes Business Sense English is the global language for international business, making English testing for companies vital to assess the language skills of your employees. In most countries, English is often the default form of communication. No matter where an organization is located, an English proficiency test is a […]

The Makes of an English Proficiency Test

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The Makes of an English Proficiency Test English proficiency testing is crucial for educational institutions looking to admit qualified international students, and for companies that employ speakers of English as a second language. There are all sorts of English assessment tests out there, so what distinguishes a great English assessment test from a weak one? […]