Exploring the Role of Dynamic Assessment in Language Education

An Introduction to the Special Issue

  • ​Próspero N. ​García Rutgers University
Keywords: Dynamic Assessment, Language Education

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Published
2019-09-04
How to Cite
​García​. (2019). Exploring the Role of Dynamic Assessment in Language Education. Language and Sociocultural Theory, 6(1), 1-5. https://doi.org/10.1558/lst.38912
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Editorial