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FACTUAL FRIDAY: The Meaning of Academic English Language

What:  Academic English Language The Meaning: Academic English Language (AEL) is the language used in the classroom, in textbooks, and on tests. It is different than everyday spoken language in many respects, including vocabulary and structure. In fact, no one … Continue reading

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New: LAS Links Forms C

We are pleased to announce the launch of LAS Links Forms C & Español B, a new pair of research-based, summative assessment forms designed to measure students’ language proficiency in correspondence with the goals of the Common Core State Standards. … Continue reading

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Special Promotion: Stretch Your Assessment Budget

Summer is flying by and that means it is time to replenish your TABE® materials, and to consider additional TABE products that will help your students improve on the skills needed to compete in today’s job market. TABE® remains the … Continue reading

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Academic English Language: Why It’s Important

Academic English Language (AEL) is the language used in the classroom, in textbooks, and on tests. It is different than everyday spoken language in many respects, including vocabulary and structure. AEL has become accepted as the foundation for successfully completing … Continue reading

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