|Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Psychology. She defended her dissertation
on April 3, 1998 and is currently working at the Fundação
Carlos Chagas in São Paulo,
Brazil. With a background on testing, Carmilva developed a strong
interest in case study research and evaluation. At CIRCE she was involved
in the evaluation of professional development programs for Math educators.
Her research interests are in educational change, program evaluation, student
assessment, and professional development for school teachers.