This page provides a collection of resources for helping foreign language educators learn about and engage in program evaluation. The tools, techniques, readings, online workshops, and other materials gathered here are targeted primarily at the college educator. We invite proposals for additional resources that would be particularly useful for college FL programs. (email



Annotated bibliography


Guides on practices in language program evaluation


General resources for program evaluation


Accountability, accreditation, and assessment in foreign fanguage education


Assessing intercultural competence


Using document analysis and observation in language program evaluation


Using interviews and focus groups in language program evaluation


Conducting needs analysis in language programs


Using surveys in language program evaluation


Using student learning outcomes assessment in language program evaluation


Resources for Middle Eastern Language Programs


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