Avant: Where Assessment Creates Proficiency
Avant is the world's leading language proficiency test provider giving students a true picture of their language skills. Year after year, schools choose Avant because of our accurate, consistent scoring, and great customer service. All of Avant's online, computer adaptive proficiency tests are aligned with the ACTFL Proficiency Scale and designed to meet your goals such as creating a path to the Seal of Biliteracy, gathering data on proficiency growth, and illustrating program quality.
Languages: Arabic, Armenian, Cantonese, English, Filipino (Tagalog), French, German, Haitian-Creole, Hebrew, Hindi, Ilocano, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin (Simplified and Traditional), Polish, Russian, Samoan, Somali (Maaxa), Somali (Maay Maay), Spanish, Tamil, Vietnamese and Yup’ik.
Brands: Avant's tests include STAMP (grades 2-Adult), WorldSpeak (Less Commonly Taught Languages), APT (Native Arabic Speakers). Avant's placement tests include PLACE and SHL Test (Heritage Spanish speakers). Avant's teacher training tool ADVANCE helps teachers grade accurately according to the ACTFL Proficiency Scale.
Brands: Avant's Tests: STAMP (grades 2-Adult), WorldSpeak (Less Commonly Taught Languages), APT (Native Arabic Speakers), PLACE and SHL Test (Heritage Spanish speakers). Teacher training tool: ADVANCE.