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e-Assessment Supports School and System Improvement in Ontario: A Case Study

March 21st 2023

By Richard Jones, President - RMJ Assessment & Pino Buffone, Director of Education - Renfrew County District School Board Introduction Province-wide student assessments have made a strong contribution to education in the province of Ontario for over a quarter century. Through the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO), an arm's-length agency of the provincial government that contributes to the quality and accountability of Ontario's publicly funded education system for K-12,...

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Augmenting Professional Creativity through Hands-On Assessment

November 29th 2022

A case study from TCS iON 'Hands-On' is a concept of ‘assessing by doing’. We all know the benefits it can provide in making assessments more interesting as well as retaining the knowledge gained for a longer period.  TCS iON recently leveraged it to solve business challenges of one of their corporate customers as well as to measure candidate’s capabilities more efficiently while recruiting. We worked with Euroclear - a...

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PSI and UK Home Office – Using journey mapping to uphold test integrity and improve the test taker experience

November 4th 2022

PSI has partnered with the UK Home Office to deliver secure LitUK testing for over a decade. Well into an effective partnership, with test taker satisfaction levels consistently above 90%, the team knew they were getting a lot right. But they still wanted to identify possible areas for improvement, potential gaps and operational efficiencies. Most importantly, mapping and analyzing the test taker journey was an opportunity to look at the LitUK testing experience from the test taker perspective. To make the experience as easy and accessible as possible – for all test takers.

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SarasTM Test and Assessment for a leading Public University in Saudi Arabia

November 4th 2022

The client is a leading Public University in Saudi Arabia and is a pioneer of technology adoption in colleges across the region. It complies with the National Transformation Program and follows the Kingdom 2030 plan to make the university the first choice for students. In 2022, it sought to migrate its legacy assessment system to Excelsoft’s Saras Test and Assessment to deliver academic high-stakes exams. The client deployed Excelsoft’s Saras Test and Assessment as the sole end-to-end assessment platform. The aim was to increase the process efficiency and facilitate a robust, inclusive, easy-to-use assessment solution for their professors and students.

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How the Alannah & Madeline Foundation used immersive, gamified learning experiences to reach young people

October 19th 2022

The Alannah & Madeline Foundation built the eSmart Digital Licence+, an immersive learning experience designed to help children and young people safely navigate the digital world, using Learnosity's highly customizable assessment engine. Project Manager Jim Feutrill explains how Learnosity allowed the not-for-profit organization to: Customize the product's UX for a gamified experience Simplify its authoring interface Access actionable insights to continuously improve assessment content Read the case study now to...

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The Security Seal of Approval: SailPoint’s Path to Remote Assessment

September 23rd 2022

The Challenge In 2018, SailPoint Technologies Holdings, Inc. – the global leader in Identity Security – launched the SailPoint Certified Professional Program to ensure employees and partners were not only trained but also certified in their roles as implementers of SailPoint’s solutions. To achieve what the company’s program manager Arthur Altman has called the “seal of approval” for certification, SailPoint began a search for a proctoring solution as well as...

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