Industry News & Notes

Three Ways Research Continues to Support Digital Learning and Testing


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Higher education professionals have been discussing the efficacy of remote versus face-to-face instruction for decades, but the debate has been renewed with a passion since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Now that educators who were forced to abruptly shift to remote instruction are evaluating the last 18 months’ learning outcomes and determining how much online education will endure in the coming years, many researchers have been… continue reading »

Episode 4: How Communication Can Better Prepare Your Test-Takers


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Did you know that online proctoring satisfaction rates of a first-time test-taker are significantly lower than that of repeat test-takers? Join us in this session to learn how to bridge the gap by providing important information and resources and, in turn, improving the online proctoring experience from the start.

ProctorU Myth Busters: 4 Ways We DON'T Invade Our Test-takers' Privacy


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Last year’s rapid shift to digital learning and testing sparked a global conversation about the ethics of data collection and dissemination among remote proctoring services.  As concerns increased about how remote proctoring could negatively impact test-taker privacy, we immediately began communicating more transparently about our testing processes, terms of service, and data collection. The laws are… continue reading »

How ProctorU Provided Scalable Business Continuity Through a Global Pandemic


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It’s been said that online proctoring is the future of testing, but the future is now. In this video, Meazure Learning Chief Strategy Officer Jarrod Morgan delves into what that means for higher education institutions and professional credentialing organizations.  ProctorU gains insights into test-taker satisfaction, integrity breaches, and more from each testing session. Learn how we use that… continue reading »

Learning from Experience: 7 Improvements Made to Serve You Better in 2021


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ProctorU, a Meazure Learning company, was founded on a culture of continuous learning and improvement. We have made more sweeping changes and improvements in the 18 months since the pandemic made its first global impact than we made in our first 10 years as a business. When our clients were forced to migrate online or halt exams entirely, we took steps to double down on our mission of moving people forward in their educational and professional lives.   As the… continue reading »

The Future Is Now: Scalable and Secure Online Proctoring by ProctorU


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At the beginning of the pandemic, academic institutions and professional credentialing programs needed to accurately measure their test-takers’ knowledge despite the new logistical challenges. ProctorU had to find a way to scale quickly in order to fill that need for new and existing partners. The results: We rapidly hired and trained new proctors and support staff, going from 7 locations… continue reading »

CAN IT SCALE? — ONLINE PROCTORING IN A PANDEMIC: PART 3


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This is the last of a three-part series on how we have navigated and continue to manage the effects of COVID-19. In the previous sections, we discussed how business restrictions affected our staff and how increased demand exposed opportunities to improve platform performance, review efficiency, user onboarding and test-taker experience. Read Part 1 or Part… continue reading »

CAN IT SCALE? — ONLINE PROCTORING IN A PANDEMIC: PART 2


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by Matt Jaeh, Chief Technology Officer at Meazure Learning Welcome to Part 2 of our three-part series on how we navigated and continue to manage the impacts of COVID-19.   In the previous post, we discussed how careful planning and our familiarity with technology helped us quickly adapt to travel and business restrictions while also providing additional support for our employees. Read Part 1 now.  Handling Increased Demand While Maintaining… continue reading »