APPLICANT’S FULL NAME:
THIS FORM SHOULD BE COMPLETED BY ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:
θ A Professor in the language of nominationθ An Official of the U.S. Embassy, Fulbright Commission or IIE Office with fluency in language of nomination
θ Other, please specify profession and qualifications:_____________________________________________________
PURPOSE OF REPORT: The person named is applying to the Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program at a college or university in the United States. Consideration must be given toeach applicant’s proficiency in the language of nomination. This report form seeks a reliable evaluation of the applicant’s present command of the language for which they are being nominated.Please indicate briefly how the evaluation was conducted.
Please comment on your opinion of the applicant’s present ability from the standpoint of thelanguage proficiency usually needed for effectively undertaking a teaching assistantship.
1. Does the applicant speak with accuracy and fluency? Please comment on whether the applicant cancommunicate on a variety of topics in both formal and informal settings.
2. Does the applicant read the language proficiently? Please comment on ability level (advanced, intermediate, elementary).
3.Does the applicant understand verbal communication? Please comment on the level of comprehension (advanced, intermediate, elementary).
4. Please comment on the applicant’s writing skills. Does theapplicant write with fluidity, without hesitancy and with an extensive vocabulary?
5. Is the applicant’s voice quality loud and clear? Please comment on the pitch, rate, pace and pronunciation.6. Does the applicant’s body language help or hinder speech delivery?
In your opinion, is this applicant capable of undertaking teaching duties in the language of nomination?...