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Newsletter May 2022

May 4th 2022

Welcome to our May 2022 Newsletter Guest Editor and eAA Board Member, Patrick Coates "There is still a way to go for widescale use of e-assessment. As with any technology adoption, education and communication are key to enable this, which puts the e-AA as fundamental in being able to encourage...

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Pseudonymity: An Answer to Assessment Privacy Concerns?

May 3rd 2022

Privacy and protecting learner data are foundational to the success of assessments. Get it wrong and the road back is a long one. Pseudonymous data is a proven way to reduce the surface area to protect against threats. This paper is a primer explaining how pseudonymity reduces risk and works...

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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...

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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...

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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....

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Newsletter March 2022

March 2nd 2022

Welcome to our March 2022 Newsletter Guest Editor and eAA Chief Executive, Matt Wingfield. "This latest edition of the eAA members' newsletter is once again packed full of inspiring examples of this and of ideas to explore in your assessment practice. From micro-credentialing, adopting student-centred approaches with e-portfolios, enhancing student...

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