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Deakin University partners with PebblePad to support graduate employability and digital assessment.

March 2nd 2021

Located in Victoria, Australia, Deakin is a globally connected university with an international reputation for excellence in digital learning environments and blended learning. Deakin has chosen to partner with PebblePad in supporting their 60,000 students through every step of the learning journey.

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Vretta and Wiquid Collaborate to Deliver Portable Custom Interactions

March 2nd 2021

The benefits of the interoperability of assessment items are more evident than ever before. The trend at a growing majority of examination bodies, research institutions, and ministries of education around the world has been steadily leaning towards collaborating and sharing large-scale e-assessment items for use in their jurisdictions. At the center of this collaboration are Portable Custom Interactions (PCIs). These are typically technology-enhanced items (TEIs) designed to follow best practices...

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British Council announces partnerships with three market leading remote invigilation providers

March 2nd 2021

The British Council has partnered with Examity, ProctorU and Talview following the completion of a public procurement exercise for remote invigilation services in 2020. The partnerships will provide Awarding Organisation and University clients worldwide a choice of secure and scalable solutions for any combination of global test centre and remotely invigilated exams, all account managed by a single point of contact at the British Council. As reported by the e-Assessment...

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Pearson VUE announces partnership with CrowdStrike to deliver security certifications

February 9th 2021

Pearson VUE announced today that it has entered into a multi-year agreement to deliver security certifications for cybersecurity leader, CrowdStrike.

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Announcing the launch of the 2021 e-Assessment Awards

February 2nd 2021

The e-Assessment Awards is now open for entries for the 2021 Awards.  Organised by the e-Assessment Association, a not-for-profit membership association and supported by PSI as the Headline Sponsor, the international awards invites applications from organisations worldwide including test publishers, academic institutions, awarding organisations, researchers and technology providers working within the assessment industry.

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Surpass Partners with Examity to Expand Online Proctoring Services

January 15th 2021

Exton, PA, USA, 14th January 2021 - BTL Surpass and Examity today announced a partnership that will  provide technology and services to the certification and licensure industry.   "Examity, the pioneering online proctoring provider recently recognized as one of the fastest-growing  technology companies in North America, will provide the Surpass Community with an even greater  range of online proctoring services. The new initiative will enable more flexibility for Surpass  Community members...

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