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Lost in Translation: Idioms and Inclusivity

July 19th 2022

"Translation is not a matter of words only: it is a matter of making intelligible a whole culture."- Anthony Burgess The task of creating fair and inclusive assessment options for candidates is one littered with challenges, many of which stem from language barriers. Whether it's exams that are published in limited language options or poorly written tests that don't account for non-native speakers, the art of inclusion within the world...

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eAA Conference Supporters, Surpass, identify eight trends in e-assessment following the recent event

July 7th 2022

International e-Assessment Conference Supporters, Surpass, recently identified eight trends affecting the assessment industry right now. In their latest blog post (read full post here: Eight trends in e-assessment at EAA - Surpass, Powering Assessment) the team at Surpass reflected on their experiences at the recent conference, held at the Tower Hotel, London, UK on 21st and 22nd June 2022. Some of the key points included recognition that the digital divide...

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2022 International e-Assessment Conference – potential travel disruption on Tuesday 21st June

June 10th 2022

Please visit the Travel Information page on the Conference website for information on travel options during the proposed rail strike planned for Tuesday 21st June.

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The Future of Innovation in Learning

May 26th 2022

Today’s job market continues to hold some of the greatest opportunities we’ve seen for workers in decades. Prometric, Sponsors of the Lifetime Contribution Award in the 2022 International e-Assessment Awards, discuss the future of Innovation in Learning.

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Most Innovative Use of Technology in Assessment – 2022 e-Assessment Awards Finalists’ Showcase Podcast

May 11th 2022

Welcome to the 2022 International e-Assessment Association Awards Finalist Showcase Sponsored by the British Council and Vretta Join Romana Moss, Anand Karat and Paul Muir as we discover more about the finalists in the Most Innovative Use of Technology in Assessment Award category of the 2022 International e-Assessment Association Conference & Awards. Register for the conference and awards here: https://e-assessment.com/conference/  Most Innovative Use of Technology in Assessment Award 2022 Finalists: Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER)...

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Reflecting on how remote invigilation has shaped smarter learning

May 3rd 2022

NCFE's Product Manager, David Redden, reflects on how NCFE's remote invigilation solution has shaped smarter learning during challenging times for providers and learners Article reproduced with kind permission One year on from the launch of our remote invigilation, we're reflecting on how this assessment solution has shaped smarter learning during challenging times for providers and learners. "We've had over 8,000 learners sit an assessment through the remote invigilation solution, receiving their...

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