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Each year the AELRC sponsors ECOLT, 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.


EAST COAST ORGANIZATION OF LANGUAGE TESTERS (ECOLT) CONFERENCE 2022

In 2022, East Coast Organization of Language Testers (ECOLT) and Midwest Association of Language Testers (MwALT) are joining with the Language Assessment Research Conference (LARC) to organize a conference in Chicago, IL September 15-17, 2022.

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.