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Vretta, Humber College, and the Luxembourg Ministry of Education Win Two Brandon Hall Excellence Gold Awards

Oct 2nd 2018

Vretta, along with Humber College and the Luxembourg Ministry of Education, were recognized for the implementation and the impact of their Assessment-for-Learning projects, MathemaTIC and OCMT, with two Gold awards from the international 2018 Brandon Hall Excellence Awards. The Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards Program is the most prestigious awards program in the learning industry around the world. Often times called the “Academy Awards” of the learning industry, this Excellence Award recognizes...

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ACT Assessment systems are changing!

Sep 6th 2018

By Jlegge@Treasurers.Org "Over the last few years, despite working with our suppliers to improve the service delivery and stability of the systems, we have not been able to get to the point where our students can take their exams stress-free and perform to the best of their ability. We have listened to all the feedback received from our students and at the start of 2018 we undertook a tender process to...

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National Examination Centre Lithuania successfully implements e-marking

Aug 15th 2018

Successful first e-marking session with the National Examination Centre (NEC) Lithuania The NEC is the state provider of high school leaver examinations in Lithuania. More than nine out of ten of today’s young Lithuanians will complete their upper secondary education, taking NEC assessments. The NEC were looking to reduce the amount of lost classroom learning time due to the marking of exam scripts, and chose to implement e-marking with RMResults,  RM Assessor³. As...

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Downtown Edmonton flood knocks out online diploma exams

Aug 7th 2018

Edmonton Journal. August 2, 2018 JANET FRENCH "Students and teachers across Alberta were left gaping at blank computer screens Wednesday after a downtown Edmonton water main break knocked out the province’s digital diploma exam system. There were 275 students writing the essays portion of the English Language Arts diploma exam using the government’s Quest A+ system at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday when it went kaput, Alberta Education spokesman Gregory Jack said Thursday. Some...

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PSI Services wins contract to deliver professional skills tests for teachers

Jul 20th 2018

Presswire, 17 July 2018. Published in greatreporter.com PSI Services (UK) Limited (PSI), a global workforce solutions provider with over 70 years’ experience in assessment and talent measurement, today announced that it has been awarded the contract by the Department for Education to deliver the professional skills tests for prospective teachers. PSI has been providing the online assessment platform for these tests for the last four years. However, thanks to its...

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UK: Consultation on approach to regulating Technical Qualifications

Jul 18th 2018

Ofqual launches consultation on its approach to regulating the new Technical Qualifications that will sit within T Levels. On 10 Jul 2018, Ofqual launched "a consultation on our approach to regulating the new Technical Qualifications that will sit within T Levels. Ofqual’s consultation provides an opportunity for anyone with an interest in the new Technical Qualifications to shape our thinking on how we will frame our rules, including on issues such...

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