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  • A Message from Mr. Manish Tewari Manish Tewari is an Indian lawyer and politician. He is a member of the Indian National Congress and represents Anandpur Sahib in the 17th Lok Sabha. He was the Minister of Information and Broadcasting from 2012 to 2014 and a Member of Parliament from Ludhiana from 2009 to 2014. ...

  • A Reporting Dashboard to Provide a New Level of Transparency in Exam Integrity As more testing programs consider or adopt online proctoring as a secure way to deliver credentialing exams, it is becoming more important to present objective data points that prove its effectiveness. This demonstration will showcase our new Facilitator Dashboard that allows sponsors a lens into ...

  • How SAP Has Digitally Transformed Their Certification Program "SAP is the market leader in enterprise application software. SAP runs a certification program in the cloud for employees, customers and partners and offers over 150 certifications and delivers exams in up to 20 languages, with a truly global program. This session describes latest developments in the ...

  • Is This an Outcome to Add to My Report? "One of the key-questions in test-design is: ‘How many items do I need to reliably report on a learning goal within a test?’ In this presentation techniques are provided to determine the number of items that is necessary in different situations and test designs. Using ...

  • The World Has Changed: Is Your Learning Strategy Still Relevant? The cost of learning resources for standardized tests can hinder a students’ ability to get ready to take high-stakes exams. Learn how a mission-driven nonprofit organization developed a business model that enables learners to reach their highest potential, while also delivering a positive, trusted learning ...

  • AP-CAT: A Comprehensive, Adaptive Web-Based Assessment Platform with Diagnostic Features for AP Statistics Cognitive Diagnostic Computerized Adaptive Testing for AP Statistics (AP-CAT) is a National Science Foundation funded project aiming to enhance high school statistics education by combining modern information technology and state-of-the-art testing approaches. Our item bank has 842 well-designed items mapped to a knowledge tree with four ...

  • A Blueprint for the Future: The Crucial Role of Exam Blueprints When creating standardized exams, one the of the most critical steps is creating a blueprint, framework, or content outline for the exam. It’s a step often missed in the rush to create an exam, but this Ignite Session explores the steps behind the process, ...

  • Are Learning Sciences and Psychometrics Strange Bedfellows? Challenges and Opportunities in Applying Learning Sciences to the Design of Assessments How compatible are learning sciences and psychometrics? Both fields make inferences about candidate cognition based on manifested behaviors. However, they diverge in how they conceptualize the design and use of assessments. The aim of this presentation is to highlight fundamental differences in the two paradigms, ...

  • ATA's Newest AI-Assisted Remote Test Proctoring In order to meet increasing demands for remote test proctoring due to the recent Covid-19 pandemic, ATA has recently upgraded its AI-assisted remote test proctoring (AI-ARTP) system, based on findings and lessons from its recent large-scale applications in China. Through vivid live-audience participation, this demonstration ...

  • CRASE: Automated Scoring Engine Model Training & Operation at Scale Automated scoring has been embraced by many assessment programs as an innovative approach to scoring short and extended text responses quickly and with a lower cost than typical human scoring. But how are scoring models created and evaluated? This session will showcase the CRASE Automated ...

  • Exam Content Crowdsourcing: Overview and Demonstration for Generating Items pValue is an online marketplace that connects content and community experts with certification providers, who are looking to launch new exams. We are changing the business model of content generation and are modernizing the process to launch and create new exams. Our value is to ...

  • How Remote Proctoring is Creating Equal Opportunity in Education Good educational outcomes matter, not only at the individual level but societal level, as well. Academic dishonesty has always been a threat to institutions, however, remote proctoring solutions are protecting the integrity of assessments, while leveling the playing field for students everywhere. By creating educational ...

  • Iterative Item Incubation for Incessant Inspection: Developing and Maintaining Highly Scrutinized Longitudinal Assessments Longitudinal assessment programs are becoming more prevalent in the world of certification/licensure. These programs incorporate components of adult learning theory and spaced education to increase the formative value of testing to the test taker, while still providing the testing organization with sufficient information to ...

  • JAWS Doesn’t Bite! Experience Test Delivery with Assistive Technologies. Balancing innovation, comparability, and accessibility can seem like a huge undertaking for any test creator, even in 2020. We all want to move beyond a purely ‘box ticking’ exercise, and make inclusivity core to all test development processes. However, with the right software and mindset, accommodating ...

  • Learning Credits: Creating a New Learning Currency One of the hottest technical certifications and a leader in the gaming and interactive industries, this certification body worked directly with two partners to introduce a Learning Credit currency. Training and enterprise customers can now acquire, spend, and manage Learning Credits. These customers issue learning ...

  • Longitudinal Assessments in LearningBuilder This demonstration shows how longitudinal assessments can serve as an alternative to high stakes examinations for recertification. It shows how a program might construct a longitudinal assessment scheme, administer exams over time, provide feedback to certificants, and avoid the inconvenience and expense of high stakes ...

  • Remote Means More than Delivery - Maintaining a Secure, Collaborative Test Development Workflow from home. Regardless of what the world is currently throwing at us, we appreciate your item bank still needs to be refreshed, revised, and replenished. Your passing scores still need to be set. It’s not as easy to do this in a remote setting as it ...

  • Trust But Verify: Analyzing Vendor Data for Anomalies When working with vendors for computerized testing it is important to remain vigilant for potential anomalies in the data collected. Vendors generally work with many different clients and programs; however, there is no guarantee that results and processes are error-free and the quality of all ...

  • Predicting the Future for Assessment and Learning Assessment and learning practices continue to change with the past year accelerating the pace. The evolution of technology trends, in school and at home options, advancement of test centers, item type improvements, and the list goes on. What was not expected was the impact of ...