Young Learners Technical Advisory Group
2012 - 2016
Angela Hasselgreen is Professor at the Research Centre for Language Testing and Assessment, University of Bergen, Norway, where she has a 20% position. She has recently retired from a position as Professor of Language Didactics at Bergen University College.She has carried out research and published extensively on the subject of assessing young language learners (YLLs), in particular investigating the extent that the CEFR lends itself to be used with this special group. She has coordinated the ECML’s AYLLIT (Assessment of Young Learner Literacy) and Bergen ‘Can do’ projects. She headed the team which designed the current national curriculum for English in Norwegian compulsory schooling and is also active in the work of developing the national tests of English in Norway.