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Most Innovative Use of Technology in Assessment – 2022 e-Assessment Awards Finalists’ Showcase Podcast

May 11th 2022

Welcome to the 2022 International e-Assessment Association Awards Finalist Showcase Sponsored by the British Council and Vretta Join Romana Moss, Anand Karat and Paul Muir as we discover more about the finalists in the Most Innovative Use of Technology in Assessment Award category of the 2022 International e-Assessment Association Conference & Awards. Register for the conference and awards here: https://e-assessment.com/conference/  Most Innovative Use of Technology in Assessment Award 2022 Finalists: Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER)...

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eAA Member Podcast: “What is the ultimate purpose of an exam?”

November 26th 2020

2020 saw school and university exams cancelled around the world. 2021 may be the same - several nations have already announced they have cancelled their traditional paper and pen exams. The traditional exam as we know it is being replaced with teacher and school assessments or slimmed down versions of their former selves. All of which is causing exams to be examined in much more depth than when everything runs...

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How can we use the pandemic as an opportunity to advance assessment innovation?

November 9th 2020

In the run-up to the 2020 Beyond Multiple Choice Conference, three experts including John Winkley, director of one of our sponsors, AlphaPlus, discuss the opportunities and innovation that have arisen from Covid-19. The team at BMC2020 have kindly given their permission to publish their podcast. Hear Kristen DiCerbo, Chief Learning Officer at Khan Academy; Scott Marion, Executive Director of the Center for Assessment; and John Winkley, Director of AlphaPlus Consultancy...

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New podcast from the eAA series: Assessment and COVID-19, Episode 5, The Irreversible Direction of Travel with the British Council

June 19th 2020

Episode 5, The Irreversible Direction of Travel. Insights from the e-Assessment Association Community In the fifth and final episode of a new podcast series by the eAA we welcome guests from the e-Assessment Association Community and discuss the impact of COVID-19. eAA board member, Gareth A Hopkins from City & Guilds, interviews Steve Adams, Director Examinations East Asia Region, and Paul Muir, Head of Computer Based Testing (CBT), both from...

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A Review of the JISC Future of Assessment Report, with Matt Wingfield, Dr. Maren Deepwell, and Paula Goddard

June 16th 2020

Recorded just before COVID-19 started to shape our lives, eAA Chair, Matt Wingfield, sat down in conversation with Dr. Maren Deepwell, CEO, Association for Learning Technology, and Paula Goddard, Senior Assessor, and freelance assessment writer, to discuss the JISC report published in February. The report can be found here During the session, Matt, Maren, and Paula discussed the targets proposed by the report, and asked: Is this the right direction...

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