Language Proficiency Assessments
and Professional Learning

Avant assessments measure real-world communication skills in more than 48 languages.

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Leaders in Language Assessment

Avant’s world-class language assessments are used by students, teachers, businesses, and job candidates to measure language proficiency in 45+ languages. Every day, we’re pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in accessible language testing.

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The Proficiency Cycle

Proficiency is where language fundamentals and real-world communication meet. Avant’s Proficiency Cycle is the practical application necessary for proficiency growth and development.

World Class Language Testing

…Avant STAMP is a rigorous and accurate test… it measures the real-world [language] proficiency skills…

Madelyn Ross
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Reliable & Accurate Scoring

Rigorous quality control and industry-leading training ensure that Avant language tests are the most reliable in the industry.

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Adaptive Tests For Every Skill Level

Avant’s computer-adaptive language proficiency tests accurately measure a wide range of skill levels. The test adjusts to 9 levels of difficulty based on user responses which helps determine each learner’s skill level.

“It’s the best money I’ve ever spent on my program…”

Valerie Shull

Best in Class Visual Reports

“The reports include excellent feedback…”

Anna Megyesi
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Visual Reporting & Detailed Data

Our industry-leading reports provide useful insights and easy-to-understand visuals to help you understand each test taker’s ability.

Language Educator Development

Effective training…Helped teachers be successful.

Ryan Theodoriches
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An online course based on the ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines. Empower teachers to effectively evaluate learners’ writing and speaking skills.

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Avant MORE Learning

Virtual and in-person workshops, webinars, and coaching sessions led by accomplished world language educators.

Certifications & Badges

Avant STAMP has been key to the development of Competency-Based Credits and the Seal of Biliteracy in Washington State.

Michelle Anciaux Aoki
Functional Fluency Global Seal.

State & Global Seals of Biliteracy

Avant STAMP assessments qualify to earn State Seals in all US states where it is offered as well as the Global Seal of Biliteracy.

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Digital Badges for College Placement

You may receive college credit or advanced placement by submitting Avant Digital Badges to a higher education institution. The American Council on Education (ACE) recommends Avant STAMP and APT for college credit.

You’re In Good Company

Avant Assessment is trusted by thousands of schools and businesses across the world.