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TCS iON conducts an event centered around how technology is shaping the future of assessments & qualifications at the Museum of London

July 12th 2022

TCS iON is a product brand of Tata Consultancy Services focused on how technology can make assessments more authentic, accessible, reliable, scalable, and engaging. We are passionate about placing learner's interest first and have created a 1000+ people development team adding innovations in the space of artificial intelligence, machine learning, adaptive and gamified assessments. The event was organised by the TCS iON UK team led by Nikhil Sharma, Head of...

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Reforming Functional skills assessments and question types

July 11th 2022

The reform of Functional Skills (FS) assessment presented challenges for awarding bodies in the UK.   In their session at this year's eAA Conference, Glenn Hall at NCFE, Nicola Bennett at City & Guilds and Gareth Hopkins from BTL showcased their collaboration in updating functional skills assessments in line with 2019 Ofqual reforms, which led to the development of a unique Customisable Question Type (CQT) framework being developed for the...

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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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Formative Assessment report out now

June 27th 2022

New report says formative assessment is critical to improving the quality of education globally The report from HundrED.org in partnership with the Jacobs Foundation summarises the trends and benefits of formative assessment and introduces 14 solutions currently working to support teaching and learning through formative assessment. The report is accompanied by a webinar scheduled for June 28th, at 15:00 EEST. Download Report here

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Winners of the 2022 International e-Assessment Awards

June 21st 2022

We are delighted to announce the winners of the sixth international e-Assessment Awards following the Awards Gala Dinner which took place during this year’s International e-Assessment Conference.

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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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