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Certification supports digital transformation which drives industry growth

May 3rd 2022

Prior to the global pandemic, The Open Group had, through its partnership with Pearson VUE, the capability to deliver certification exams remotely, but this channel was not widely used. 2020 saw a faster adoption of technology by enterprises and consumers than ever before, with behaviours and processes shifting as the pandemic’s impact was felt across all types of industry. While many organisations were already prioritising digital transformation before COVID-19, others...

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Case Study: Expanding language assessment across 24 languages, with telc: Language Tests

May 3rd 2022

In this case study, discover how telc Language Tests have used functionality in Surpass to: • Expand their exam offering to reach more regions and candidates • Increase efficiency and reduce the logistical costs of delivering assessments • Standardise assessments across a large and varied geographical area. The organisation Organisation type Number of countries reached: Number of examinations: Language tester - remotely delivered and internet-based 20 15,000 telc Language Tests...

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Remote proctoring at Birmingham City University using Digiexam

May 3rd 2022

Introduction With over 26,900 students from around 100 countries, Birmingham City University is a large and diverse university set in the heart of Birmingham with a focus on practice-based learning. The university offers a hybrid model for their students, meaning students can take their exams from home or on campus. Together with the Digiexam team and their secure proctoring and online examination software, the university has been able to satisfy...

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Ease Learning breaks new ground in learner measurement with Learnosity

March 1st 2022

Ease Learning, a developer of custom online learning solutions, set out to build a groundbreaking learning delivery system to create measurable outcomes by design. Their Ease Skillways product is a game-changer for higher education institutions and corporations aiming to deliver equitable, skills-based learning. In this case study, you'll discover how Ease Learning used Learnosity to supercharge its product by embedding the gold-standard assessment engine, build more than 2000 questions and...

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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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