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Assessing Numerical Reasoning On-Screen Using Hint Items

December 9th 2021

In Wales, all children aged 7 to 14 (years 2 - 9) take national, adaptive, personalised assessments on screen in procedural numeracy, reading and numerical reasoning. AlphaPlus is leading a multi-partner project team on behalf of Welsh Government to develop these assessments. The final assessment, numerical reasoning, has just gone live. This case study describes how the numerical reasoning assessments work, how we have used "hints", and what implications this...

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Fry & Examity Case Study: Building a long-term online proctoring partnership

December 9th 2021

About Fry Fry’s eAssessment platform is used widely by professional education, training and awarding bodies, such as King’s College London, Imperial College, the Royal College of Paediatricians and Child Health and the Royal College of Radiologists. Their software is focused on advancing the frontiers of “assessment for learning” around the globe and providing tools to ensure that the next generation of professionals are of the highest standards possible with the...

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Case studies from the Surpass Community at the 2021 Conference

December 9th 2021

There have been many changes in the assessment industry over the last 18 months, with the trend being a move to hybrid delivery models.   BTL has been supporting customers by blending test centre delivery with remote proctoring options, through the huge expansion of BTL's test delivery over the last 18 months.  In this way, the Surpass Community was able to deliver over 4 million tests this year, despite Covid challenges. In addition, we have continued to develop our flexible test administration options for customers and their...

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Closing the Numeracy Gap at the University of Derby

December 9th 2021

Located at the heart of England, an area renowned for technology and innovation, the University of Derby is home to about 20,000 students. The University provides many industry-relevant foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate courses, often developed and delivered in collaboration with the numerous global companies based in the East Midlands, including Rolls-Royce, Toyota and Bombardier. Need for Change Numeracy is the ability to work competently and confidently with numbers, especially in...

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The International Software Quality Institute uses TestReach to offer Flexible Online Exam Options to Professional Candidates Worldwide

December 9th 2021

This case study has been kindly provided to us by TestReach. See the original version here “TestReach is proactive and open to innovation, and is receptive to ideas to make things better for our customers.” The International Software Quality Institute (iSQI Group) is a leading provider of certification examinations all over the world. With offices in Potsdam (Germany), Amsterdam (The Netherlands), Reading (UK) and Boston (USA), iSQI plays a significant role...

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eAA Annual Review 2021

December 1st 2021

Welcome to our 2021 Annual Review. In this review, we highlight the vast number of activities we were engaged in throughout the year. These include events exclusively organised by the Association, partnership events, and third-party events where Board Members were involved in raising the profile of the Association worldwide. It will give you a snapshot as to the size and reach of the Association in 2021, and highlights our sponsors...

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