CALPS

AcronymDefinition
CALPSCognitive Academic Language Proficiency Skills
CALPSCarmel Alison Lam Primary School (Hong Kong)
CALPSCentre for Agroecological Livestock Production Systems (Canada)
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Basic Interpersonal Communication Skills (BICS) and Cognitive Academic Language Proficiency (CALPS)
Miscommunication problem with understandings of BICS and CALPS are legendary in CLD classrooms.
In addition, the social, i.e., basic interpersonal communication skills (or BICS) and language subject area uses (i.e., cognitive academic language proficiency skills or CALPS), negations and cooperative transactions are potential elements for miscommunication.
And, despite Ian Ward making 50 in reply before he was run out, a Surrey side depleted by England calps and injury could only reach 113 for six by the close to trail by 84.
Woodward insists he can send out a competitive combination against the All Blacks this weekend, with likely changes from England's 76-0 Brisbane thrashing by Australia featuring possible calps for Nick Beal, Phil Greening, Ben Clarke and Steve Ojomoh.
Injuries and international calps leave Bedford without Alistair Murdoch, Daniel Whiston and Richard Kirke, Joe Ewens, Tony Yapp (both England Under-21) and Roy Winters (England A).
He said: "Despite our lengthy injury list and international calps, I have no doubt the side which takes the field will acquit themselves in the necessary manner."
The week also saw Dublin named the Carling player of the month which, along with the international calps, reflects the growing confidence at Highfield Road.
Nottinghamshire's Paul Franks celebrated his England Under-19 calp with career-best figures and raised the possibility of further international recognition.