ELPA21 is a consortium of 11 states developing an English Language Proficiency (ELP) assessment based on new ELP standards that correspond to more rigorous college and career ready content standards. Educator participation in the development of the tests is crucial to ELPA21's success. ELPA21 is seeking educators with experience working with English language learners from Oregon to work with the item development vendor, ETS, to write and review over 700 assessment items. Please click here to submit your name, contact information, and experience for consideration. The application deadline is March 27, 2014. If you have questions, please contact your ELPA21 state representative, Martha I. Martinez, at firstname.lastname@example.org .