In this section, you will find a number of publications, webinar recordings, conference presentations and interviews, as well as video tips which have been written to help you develop your skills and knowledge as a teacher in the professional practice 'Assessing learning'. From advice on how to teach primary-aged students to supporting adult learners in the EFL classroom, the content you will find here is practical, insightful and full of ideas to support your teaching and planning for all kinds of learners.

4 May, 2020
Find guidance on different aspects of assessing learners in an online context.
4 May, 2020
Find guidance on criteria for assessing learners in an online context.
17 October, 2019
This self-study guide for teachers and teacher educators looks at assessing learning.
13 July, 2019
This project substantiated the importance of eliciting learner voices and contextualising the CEFR in local contexts.
6 June, 2019
This free training module provides an overview of language teacher cognition and its relationship to assessment. We...
4 February, 2019
This research project investigated teacher cognitions and assessment.
16 May, 2018
Develop effective feedback strategies for students' writing with our self-access training or downloadable resources for...
12 October, 2017
This free training module provides an overview of the issues of assessing English as a foreign language for young...
12 October, 2017
This free training module helps develop knowledge of the principles of Assessment for Learning and also provides an...
12 October, 2017
This free training module provides an introduction to the topic of language testing and assessment (LTA) and why it is...
12 October, 2017
This free training module provides an introduction to key resources for language testing and assessment .
1 February, 2017
This paper explores teachers’ attitudes, practices and needs relating to assessment.
9 November, 2016
Here are some AfL activities to try with your learners.
26 July, 2016
This talk by Vanita and Mamta looks at effective strategies for assessing spoken skills.
26 July, 2016
In this talk, Clare discusses effective strategies for giving students feedback on their writing.
21 April, 2016
This paper explores the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) in relation to its current profile...
23 March, 2015
Watch a recording of this webinar looking at the theme of assessment.
11 November, 2013
This paper investigates readers’ mental processes when taking reading tests. It will be of particular interest to...
13 June, 2013
Edited by Gary Motteram This publication offers a different approach to the uses of learning technologies in the...
11 June, 2013
Edited by Dr Philip Powell-DaviesIf you are interested in  how to effectively evaluate or assess English language...
9 April, 2013
Blended learning is an area of ELT that continues to be of interest to practitioners in the field. 
28 February, 2013
Edited by Julian Edge and Steve Mann This publication will interest and stimulate anyone who is involved in planning...
13 February, 2013
Our latest tip looks at several of the important issues surrounding testing and assessment. Listen to Clare and Alister...
23 November, 2012
Time for Change: Developing English Language Teaching (ELT) at Tertiary Level in Sudan is an edited collection of the...
17 May, 2011
Whatever type of text you ask your students to produce, peer correction can be a very useful part of the process.