TEASIG is a professional body for the needs and interests of members of IATEFL in connection with testing, evaluation and assessment in all areas of English language teaching. TEASIG aims to connect teachers and experts worldwide
TEASIG is a part of IATEFL, so in order to become a member of TEASIG you first have to become a member of IATEFL and select TEASIG as your special interest group during the registration process.
This site is your door to TEASIG and your way of connecting to people, resources and ideas across our fields.
Join TEASIG and find out more!
Judith Mader and Neil Bullock, TEASIG Coordinators
TEASIG Scholarships for IATEFL 2017
We are happy to announce the two winners of the 2017 TEASIG scholarships. They are Christien Lee from Canada and Ilya Denisenko from the Russian Federation.
Congratulations to both of them!
We are very pleased that they have accepted the scholarships and will be attending the 2017 IATEFL Conference in Glasgow and speaking at the TEASIG Day.
Members will be able to meet Christien and Ilya at the TEASIG Day and the Open Forum in Glasgow. They will be writing up their sessions for the post-conference issue of the TEASIG Newsletter for those who can’t be in Glasgow and we look forward to their continued involvement in TEASIG activities.
TEASIG & ESPSIG Joint PCE at IATEFL 2017 – Call For Proposals
Testing and Assessing English for Specific Purposes and English for Academic Purposes: Approaches and Tensions
ESPSIG and TEASIG are coming together to hold a joint Pre-Conference Event at IATEFL Glasgow 2017. If you would like to submit a proposal for the event, please see more details on the upcoming events page.
Next TEASIG event
28 – 29 October 2016 – World Cycling Centre, Aigle, Switzerland
Plenary speakers: Barry O’Sullivan, Nick Saville, Carolyn Westbrook, Ian Wood
Latest TEASIG webinar
The 2016 TEASIG Webinar programme continued on September 21st with a joint presentation by Vivien Berry (British Council) and Susan Sheehan (University of Huddersfield):
“A Practical Introduction to Language Assessment for Teachers”
More details and link to the webinar recording on the Recent Events page.
IATEFL TEASIG runs a spotlight of one or two members in each issue of the newsletter. If you would like to be “interviewed”, just answer the questions on the Newsletter page and send your answers to the Newsletter Editors. TEASIG Member Spotlight features will be included in forthcoming issues.