Assessment SIG

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SIG Mission: 

Our mission statement:

To promote awareness of assessment in the ELT community by providing teachers and educators with the best practices within the assessment realm.


Our main goals:

  1. To provide the ELT community with assessment literacy;
  2. To offer online and face-to-face events raising awareness on the importance of assessment within the ELT community.
  3. To support members with key tools in the assessment area so they can self-evaluate and evaluate their own students and peers.
  4. To offer the community reliable and useful information based on research conducted by the most important exam boards.


SIG Team

Rafael Carpanez

Rafael Carpanez has been in the ELT field for over 20 years. He is a CELTA and Oxford Teacher´s Academy holder and has worked for institutions such as Berlitz, National Geographic Learning, Cultura Inglesa SP, Oxford University Press and the British Council. He is currently the Business Development and Marketing Manager for Michigan Language Assessment.


Rafael CarpanezPresident

Cesar Barreto

Cesar Barretto has worked with the teaching and learning of additional languages, ELT and FLE, for more than 15 years, having already been part of organisations such as Cellep Idiomas, EF Education First and Alliance Française. He currently works at the British Council as Business Development Manager of English assessment tools.


Cesar BarretoFirst Vice-president

Alberto Costa

Alberto Costa holds the Cambridge RSA Diploma for Overseas Teachers of English (DOTE) and have a specialization in teacher training (PRINSELT) from the College of St. Mark & St. John in Plymouth, UK. Alberto has worked as a teacher, teacher trainer and academic consultant for 30 years, having also worked as a Cambridge English Speaking Examiner and course tutor for the teaching qualifications CELTA, ICELT and DELTA.


Alberto CostaSecond Vice-president

Isadora Moraes

Isadora Moraes is a PhD student at Universidade Estadual de Londrina and is conducting research in the areas of language assessment literacy and teacher education. She is mainly interested in teachers' language assessment needs and how best they can be developed to improve teaching, learning and assessment.


Isadora MoraesSecretary

Douglas Consolo



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Liberato Santos



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Gladys Camargo

Gladys Quevedo-Camargo holds a BA in English Language and Literatures/Translation from PUCSP, MA and PhD in Language Studies from the State University of Londrina. She was visiting researcher twice - 2011/2013 and 2017/2018 at UNICAMP to carry out post-doctoral studies on language assessment. She also holds the COTE (Certificate for Overseas Teachers of English) (1996) and the RSA/DELTA (Diploma in English Language Teaching to Adults) (1997). Since 2013 she has worked as a professor and researcher at the Department of Foreign Languages and Translation at the University of Brasília ? UnB, both with undergraduate and graduate students. She is a member of the International Language Testing Association (ILTA) and founder/member at large of the Latin American Association for Language Testing and Assessment (LAALTA).


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