Office of Language Assessment

  LPII Programs and Timeline

For more information about the LPII as a whole, please visit our LPII page. For information on each program, visit the pages below. For questions, contact languageassessment@uchicago.edu.


Timeline – 2021/2022

  • October 18, 2021, 4:30 – 5:30 PM: LPII Information Session on Zoom.
  • November 5, 2021 (4:00 PM – 8:00 PM): Language Assessment Workshop
  • November 12, 2021: Proposals due for Test Design & Development, Domain Analysis, and Online Language Course Development (on our LPII Canvas site)
  • November 18, 2021 (Tentative): Test Design and Development Refresher Workshop (for returning test developers)
  • November 19-22, 2021: Test Design and Development Workshop 
  • December 6, 2021: Test Design submission
  • February 14, 2022: Test Development submission
  • April 11, 2022: Rubric submission
  • May 16, 2022: Curriculum Design Workshop Application and Proposal due on Canvas
  • May 27, 2022: Curriculum Design proposal feedback
  • June 8-10, 2022: Curriculum Design Workshop
  • July 1, 2022: Curriculum Design Matrix due
  • September 1, 2022: Curriculum Design Cycles due
  • Early September 2022: Curriculum Design presentations

*Participants can expect 3-4 additional workshops of approximately 90 minutes to address specific aspects of Test Development and Course Development, along with individual feedback and revision meetings.


NOTE: All materials produced under the Language Pedagogy Innovation Initiative will become the exclusive property of the University of Chicago, and the University has sole discretion in approving and implementing the materials and curricula developed under the Initiative.