Forthcoming TEASIG events and webinars

TEASIG Webinar series

IATEFL TEASIG has been offering webinars for 6 years and our series of presentations and discussion topics for teachers and testers continues in 2021.

25th March 2021 1700-1800 UK Local time/GMT. Please check the world clock here for your time.

“Best practices in a digital age: Artificial Intelligence and Language Assessment”

Arum Perwitasari, PhD. from ETS Global Amsterdam

Do you want to explore concrete examples of Artificial Intelligence (AI) applications in language assessment? Join us! You will discover how ETS combines AI and human raters for the improved assessment of test takers while ensuring the highest standards for validity, reliability and security of the TOEFL iBT® test at the same time.

Arum Perwitasari is an Academic Relations Specialist at ETS Global Amsterdam. She is also an experienced educator, ELT enthusiast, academic editor and researcher. She is a member of IATEFL Publications Committee and a certified trainer for the TOEFL® Young Students Series. She holds a PhD in Linguistics from Leiden University, NL.

Registration details coming soon.

Certificates will be issued to those attending the live webinar. Participants will receive details directly from IATEFL shortly after the event.

Please note, for those unable to join us live, the recording will be available to everybody via the TEASIG website for 7 days after the event. IATEFL members will be able to access the recording at any time.

Anna Soltyska, TEASIG Webinar Moderator.

[email protected] 


Future webinar dates for your diary

28 April 2021 (Wednesday), 5pm UK / 6pm CET
Title: An Ambidextrous Model of Assessment for the Second Language Writing Classroom.
Speaker’s name: Isabela Villas Boas
Affiliation: Troika Teacher Trainers

19 May 2021 (Wednesday), 5pm UK / 6pm CET
Title: Content or Language: Do you Know Which One You’re Assessing?
Speaker’s name: Ildiko Porter-Szucs, Ph.D.
Affiliation: Eastern Michigan University, Michigan, USA

If you would like to give a webinar presentation in 2021 or 2022 please contact us by e-mail at our normal address – [email protected].

The webinars are open to anyone. Details are always available on the TEASIG website.

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TEASIG conference events

IATEFL 2021 Harrogate – Pre-Conference Event – TEASIG and IPSEN SIG

Accessible Assessments? : Inclusive Practices in Language Testing and Assessment

  • How can we make assessments more accessible for everyone?
  • What are the alternative inclusive methods of assessment?
  • What are the current exam access arrangements and accommodations? How can they be applied and implemented?
  • What are some ways to improve the accessibility of assessments?
  • How can we prepare disabled and neurodiverse learners for assessments?

Download the programme for the TEASIG and IPSEN SIG pre-conference event.

Download the speaker profiles and abstracts for the TEASIG and IPSEN SIG pre-conference event.

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