About the CEFR
These short videos provide an overview of the Common European Framework of References for Languages (CEFR) and how it applies to our Canadian context. The second video, which develops the notion of a Language Portfolio, is intended for teachers, administrators, etc.
What is the CEFR?
What is the CEFR? (Longer version)
Information Kit, 2nd Edition
Use this kit to increase awareness among your colleagues on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) and the European Language Portfolio and their potential adaptation to the Canadian educational context.
- Fact sheets (part 1, 14.8 MB)
- Handouts (part 2)
- Interactive PowerPoints
Zip link part 3, 73.7 MB; Zip link part 4, 111 MB; Zip link part 5, 92.7 MB
- Other handouts
- Video clips presentations by leading researchers in Canada
(YouTube playlist "CEFR ELP Info Kit")
A Common Framework of Reference for Languages in Canada
A Portfolio for Languages in Canada
Learner Autonomy and the European Language Portfolio