Registration for the BEST Plus 2.0 assessment training for new administrators is now open.
This training will prepare participants to administer the BEST Plus 2.0 assessment of English language proficiency of adult English language learners.
Date: Friday, December 1, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. with a lunch break. PLEASE BRING A BAG LUNCH.
Location: Vermont Agency of Education, Barre, Room 423 (4th Floor)
Note: Space is limited.
Who should attend?
- Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) staff who have never been certified to administer the assessment before, but need to assess the speaking and listening skills of English language learners.
- AEL staff who had been certified to administer the assessment previously, but did not maintain certification by attending a Refresher. Those who attended the Refresher in May of 2017 do not need to attend this training, but are welcome to come for practice and review.
- Migrant education staff, refugee resettlement staff or others who have never been certified to administer the assessment or who would like a review. On a space available basis after AEL staff have registered.
AEL staff: please register by November 17, 2017 in DataWorks.
Questions, or other interested individuals: please contact Robin Castle, State Director of Adult Education and Literacy, 802-479-1279