For Language Teachers

National Language Placement and Progression Guidelines

Please find below effective dates for Citizenship and Immigration Canada’s new National Placement and Progression Guidelines:

Province/Territory

British Columbia
Alberta
Saskatchewan
Manitoba
Ontario
New Brunswick
Newfoundland
Nova Scotia
Prince Edward Island
Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunuvut

Placement Guideline Effective

TBC
January 2014
January 2014
TBC
January 2014
January 2014
January 2014
January 2014
January 2014
January 2014

Resources

SPEAKING EXEMPLARS

|  Benchmark 1  |

|  Benchmark 2  |

|  Benchmark 3  |

|  Benchmark 4  |

|  Benchmark 5  |

|  Benchmark 6  |

|  Benchmark 7  |

|  Benchmark 8  |

|  Benchmark 9  |

|  Benchmark 10  |

|  Benchmark 11  |

|  Benchmark 12  |

ADDITIONAL SPEAKING EXEMPLARS

|  Exemplar A  |  Benchmark 7  |

|  Exemplar B  |  Benchmark 9  |

|  Exemplar C  |  Benchmark 6  |

|  Exemplar D  |  Benchmark 12  |

|  Exemplar E  |  Benchmark 6  |

|  Exemplar F  |  Benchmark 7  |

|  Exemplar G  |  Benchmark 4  |

|  Exemplar H  |  Benchmark 6  |

|  Exemplar I  |  Benchmark 4  |

|  Exemplar J  |  Benchmark 7  |

LISTENING EXEMPLARS

You can find the Benchmarks associated with each exemplar in the CLB: Support Kit document pages 129-132.

Lesson Plans

Sample Lesson Plans
Stage 1
Stage 2
Create Your Own Lesson Plan
CLB Workshops and Training

Please see the Worshops/Training page for a list of additional workshops and training we have available.

Frequently Asked Questions