Davidson Self-Instructional Languages

Letter of Recommendation

has requested your appraisal to accompany an application for Davidson's Self-Instructional Languages Program (SILP). I would be most grateful for your appreciation of the applicant's academic and personal qualification to enroll in SIL. Thank you in advance for your assistance.

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  1. How long and in what capacity have you known this student?


  2. Please describe briefly the student's academic performance in your course, specifically with respect to oral, aural, reading, and writing skills.


  3. Do you think that the student possesses the self-discipline and motivation necessary to succeed in a modified self-instructional language course that does not provide the usual structure or continuous evaluation found in a traditional classroom language course?


  4. Please rate the student on the following qualities:
Excellent
Good
Poor
Don't Know
Adaptability/Flexibility
Reliability
Motivation
Self-discipline
Emotional Maturity