Upcoming Events

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AELRC sponsors two conferences, ECOLT and CUALHE, and our staff members often attend other conferences in applied linguistics. We also host speakers throughout the academic year and hold workshops on assessment-related topics.

To learn more about professional development opportunities hosted by the AELRC, visit our Professional Development page.


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Date: Thursday, October 29th to Saturday, October 31st, 2020
Location: Virtual Conference
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Plenary Speaker: Elvis Wagner, Ed.D.

Details for the ECOLT 2020 call for papers can be found here.

About ECOLT: The East Coast Organization of Language Testers (ECOLT) represents an East Coast group of professionals, scholars, and students who are involved in language testing projects and research. One of the organization’s goals is to support connections between academia, K-12 education, government, and for-profit and not-for-profit testing organizations. In addition to providing a forum for continued learning and networking, ECOLT strongly supports the work of graduate students. The nineteenth annual conference will be hosted by the AELRC and held as a virtual conference in the fall of 2020.