I´m Portuguese and I was born in Angola (1959). MsC and my PhD degrees in Psychology by Coimbra University. Now I am full professor in Aveiro University (Portugal).

(See my biography page for more information).


Publications:
The Attitudes, Age and Gender in Second Language Learning and Psychosocial Contexts

Factors such as age, gender, nationality and the migratory experience are predictors in the academic/languages learning achievement and psychosocial adaptation.

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Language Skills Assessment: Electronic Test Application with Second Language Learners

Development of a tests battery to assess language skills in Portuguese Second Language.

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How to Assess Developmental Dyslexia? Results from a Study with Portuguese Dyslexic Children

The aim of this study is to explore the results of assessment tests in children with and without dyslexia.

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Education and Learning in Second Language Contexts: Language and Diagnostic Assessment of Diverse Learners in Portuguese Schools

Tests battery were constructed for the diagnostic assessment of Portuguese second language learners, focusing on comprehension and production skills. Proficiency and application are primary valid concerns attending to diverse learners.

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A Comprehensive Assessment of Immigrant Students: Low-income Families’ Effects and School Outcomes in Second Language Development

This study examine the validity of a comprehensive diagnostic test, and explore the correlation between low-income backgrounds and results in second language evaluation tasks.

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Published online: March 31, 2015

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