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The New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE) Adds Technology and Multimedia to Language Proficiency Exams with TAO

March 19th 2024

The New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE) supports the single largest school system in the United States, serving 1.1 million students in over 1,800 schools across more than 32 diverse communities. Following the adoption of new state learning standards for teaching world languages, the NYCDOE has begun redesigning their world language exams, which are administered in over 20 different languages. Find out how the NYCDOE is aligning these exams with the revised state standards, using the TAO assessment platform to incorporate multimedia and rich question types into the speaking and listening components of the Spanish language test.

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Delivering Digital Assessments with Remote Proctoring

March 19th 2024

The ongoing surge in online assessments owes much of its momentum to the widespread adoption of virtual platforms during the global pandemic, revolutionizing the landscape of education and skills development. This eliminated the geographical boundaries that traditional exams imposed, allowing individuals to participate from anywhere in the world. It also made education accessible on a global scale. Many organizations have embraced online assessments with remote proctoring, providing a comprehensive testing experience. Explore how remote proctoring can effectively safeguard the integrity of online assessments, marking a significant evolution in the way examinations are conducted in our increasingly interconnected world.

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Newsletter February 2024

March 13th 2024

The guest editor for this newsletter was eAA Board Member Kirsten Hemingway with reviews of recent conferences, such as bett conference in the UK, where eAA Board member Tim Burnett facilitated a session with award-winning Birmingham City University. As always the newsletter includes lots of thought provoking articles from across the industry as well as previewing  the International e-Assessment International Conference and Awards on the 11th and 12th of June in London. Read...

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Why you should enter the 2024 International e-Assessment Awards – hear from past winners

February 23rd 2024

Now in its eighth year, the International e-Assessment Awards continue to spotlight the remarkable ways in which technology is used to advance educational and workplace assessments. Our prestigious awards programme invites individuals, teams, practitioner, and suppliers to demonstrate how you have used technology to improve the assessment process. across all education sectors from schools, through further and higher education to workplace training and professional exams. Insights from previous winners The...

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British Council partners with the e-Assessment Association for the 2024 International e-Assessment Awards

February 22nd 2024

We are delighted to announce our partnership with the British Council who have been confirmed as the headline sponsor for the 2024 International e-Assessment Awards. This partnership highlights both organisations’ commitment to fostering innovation and excellence in the field of education and assessment technology worldwide. Celebrating Excellence in e-Assessment The International e-Assessment Awards celebrate and promote the exceptional work being done in the realm of technology-enabled assessment. These prestigious awards...

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Video: Reimagining Assessment- the future of measuring student achievement

February 20th 2024

Watch this fascinating panel session, recorded at Bett London where eAA Board Member Matt Wingfield discusses the future of measuring student achievement with Amy Hollier from Kings College London, and Rob Wraith from NCG  

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