AELRC sponsors two yearly 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.
EAST COAST ORGANIZATION OF LANGUAGE TESTERS (ECOLT) CONFERENCE 2020
Location: Virtual Conference
Plenary Speaker: TBA
The ECOLT 2020 call for papers will be issued in summer 2020.
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.