Iowa State University
Department of English


MwALT & TSLL 2011:

Midwest Association of Language Testers and Technology for Second Language Learning Conference



Exploring innovation in language assessment

9th Annual Conference on

Technology for Second Language Learning (TSLL) 

held in conjunction with

The 13th Annual

Midwest Association of Language Testers (MwALT) Conference

September 16-17, 2011



Margaret Malone, Center for Applied Linguistics

Innovative language tests: What the test-takers say


Sara Weigle, Georgia State University

Automated essay scoring in high stakes language testing



Lia Plakans, University of Iowa

Investigating innovative assessment tasks


Early registration ends Sept. 1. Please download and send in the registration form.


Conference Chair: Carol A. Chapelle

Conference Associate Chairs: Volker Hegelheimer & Erik Voss

Conference Organizing Committee

  • Chung, Yoo Ree
  • Dursun, Ahmet
  • Jun, Hee Sung (Grace)
  • Karakaya, Kadir
  • Lee, Hye-won
  • Xu, Jing


For further information about the conferences, contact Carol A. Chapelle (

Information about previous TSLL conferences can be found at