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natural or acquired facility in a specific activity

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the quality of having great facility and competence

skillfulness in the command of fundamentals deriving from practice and familiarity

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Taiwan has been ranked 11th in the Asia region and 40th worldwide out of 80 non-English speaking countries around the world in English proficiency index.
There are proficiency testing schemes commercially available for hundreds of analytes from the ten Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)-approved proficiency testing (PT) provider vendors--yet there are thousands of different types of laboratory analyses occurring daily.
1500 has been fixed for fresh and regular candidates of proficiency (adib/munshi/molvi), Rs.
King noted that proficiency rates on the assessments dropped significantly from the prior year's--from 55% to 31% in reading and from 65% to 31% in math.
The IFR Proficiency Center will be a hub for instrument pilots and will feature Tech Talks, IMC Club chapter meetings, and eight Redbird flight simulators on which pilots can gauge their instrument proficiency by flying various approach scenarios.
Survey data shows that safety professionals in the field are concerned that aircrews will attempt to train at a higher level than their proficiency and available spin-up time permit.
Muscat, Mar 9 (ONA) The Sultanate, represented by the Ministry of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources (MRMWR) in the first Gulf Conference on proficiency testing to be held in Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, Dubai, U.
That's according to Education First's newly released English Proficiency Index.
One possible explanation relates to the use of 10th-grade MCAS proficiency as a graduation requirement.
The time it takes for an English Language Learner (ELL) to reach reading proficiency in English depends on the grade level of entry into the English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) program and on the student's initial English proficiency level.
THE TREND OF PERSONALIZED learning has caught on nationwide, but the entire state of Oregon has been using a similar method--proficiency-based instruction--since 2002 when it gave districts the option to award credit for proficiency.
The Department's National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), which is part of the Institute of Education Sciences (IES), has released a report comparing the relative rigor of state proficiency standards in reading and mathematics using the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) scale as a common yardstick.
Proficiency in reading, writing, speaking, and understanding the English language appears to be linked to multiple dimensions of adult life in the United States, including financial literacy--the ability to make informed judgments and take effective actions regarding the current and future use and management of money.
International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI), Milford, Ohio, has announced that the ITI TranscenData business has acquired Proficiency, the leader in feature-based CAD data translation software.
In fact, Johnson (2005) recently described a new law in Texas that rewards students who have shown proficiency on the state test with 2 weeks off from school (during the school year) while teachers concentrate on preparing the other students for the test.