Industry News & Notes

Industry News & Notes

The Catch 22 of Technology in Higher Education


| Blog Posts|Technology

This article originally appeared in the EDUCUASE Industry Insights Column. It just so happens that 2018, the year of EDUCAUSE’s 20th anniversary, is also ProctorU’s 10th anniversary. Like EDUCAUSE, we have been commemorating the history of online education, especially the technologies that made online education possible and resulted in the need for online proctoring. Imagine… continue reading »

Is It Time for Accreditors to Raise the Bar in Online Education Standards?


| Blog Posts|Technology

This article originally appeared in the EDUCAUSE Industry Insights Column. Institutions of higher education protect their reputation with carefully crafted academic integrity policies. This is core to an institution’s mission to encourage the intellectual growth and original thought of their students while prohibiting plagiarism and other forms of academic dishonesty. With the significant increase in… continue reading »

ExamSoft and ProctorU Embark on New Partnership to Deliver Industry’s First Offline Version of Online Proctoring into Secure Assessments


| Press Releases

EdTech leaders join forces to increase assessment integrity for educational institutions across the globe ExamSoft, a secure testing and assessment platform company based in Dallas, Texas, that provides robust data and analytics to help faculty with accreditation, remediation and increase student outcomes is announcing a strategic partnership with the industry leading digital online proctoring company,… continue reading »

How Online Proctoring Beats In-Person Exam Administration to Securely Certify Social Compliance Auditors


| Case Studies

Want to read this case study later? Download a PDF! Background The Association of Professional Social Compliance Auditors (APSCA) was established in 2015 to enhance the professionalism, consistency, and credibility of individuals and organizations performing social compliance audits. While APSCA is still a young association, the social compliance industry has been in existence for more… continue reading »

ProctorU Response to Cheating Scandal


| Blog Posts

On March 12th, 2019, the largest case of college admissions fraud in US history was the subject of a federal criminal indictment involving 50 individuals. A college prep organization used bribes, cheating and fraud to improve student ACT/SAT test scores and secure athletic scholarships to gain an unfair advantage for admissions to select prestigious universities…. continue reading »

ProctorU chosen for online proctoring of the G Suite certification


| Press Releases

ProctorU today announced it is collaborating with Google Cloud to provide online proctoring for their G Suite certification. The G Suite certification objectively measures an individual’s ability to perform work, address problems and manage tasks using G Suite’s comprehensive productivity and collaboration tools in the workplace. Individuals will now have the convenience of taking the… continue reading »

The Chartered Insurance Institute selects ProctorU for remote invigilation of exams


| Press Releases

ProctorU today announced it is partnering with The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) to provide remote invigilation services, also known as online proctoring, for six of CII’s non-UK units with more to follow. CII provides a broad range of global insurance and financial planning qualifications from introductory awards through advanced study. CII is dedicated to building… continue reading »

ethink Education Announces Partnership with ProctorU, the Go-To Source for Online Identity and Exam Integrity


| Press Releases

eThink Education is pleased to announce a partnership with ProctorU, a provider of secure live and automated online proctoring services for academic institutions and professional organizations. This partnership will provide eThink clients with access to the industry-leading provider of identity-verification services to help encourage exam integrity among learners. eThink Education provides a fully-managed eLearning solution for… continue reading »

2018 Integrity and Proctoring Stats – A ProctorU Infographic


| Blog Posts

Last year was paramount for ProctorU in protecting the integrity of online education and professional certification programs. From proctoring over 1.4 million exams to preventing more than a million unpermitted resources from entering exams, we’re proud of our role in online learning. As we continue our mission of enhancing online exam and professional certification security,… continue reading »