The ACTFL Assessment of Performance toward Proficiency in Languages (AAPPL) is unlike any other assessment. AAPPL Measure addresses the World-Readiness Standards for Learning Languages and uses today’s communication media in which test takers perform tasks such as participating in a virtual video chat, creating wikis, e-mailing, and using apps to demonstrate language ability.
Modes of Communication
The AAPPL Measure assesses the following modes of communication:
Interpersonal Listening/Speaking - Learn about the practice tool: AAPPL Conversation Builder
Interpretive Reading and Listening
The AAPPL Measure is available in Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Thai and ESL.
ACTFL -AAPPL Website
2016 Measure Tasks and Topics http://aappl.actfl.org/tasks-topics
Tips for the test http://aappl.actfl.org/tips
Refer to the proctoring guidelines from AAPPL. https://www.languagetesting.com/pub/media/wysiwyg/AAPPL-Proctoring-Agreement.pdf
To access student codes and view test results sign-in to the Proctor site: https://tms.languagetesting.com/ProctorSite/
AAPPL Proficiency Guidelines for Spanish
AAPPL Score Descriptors
Interpretive listening and reading