Industry News & Notes

Industry News & Notes

ProctorU Expands Online Proctoring of the G Suite Certification for K12 Classrooms


| Press Releases

Secure online proctoring of the Google Cloud G Suite certification exam makes getting certified more convenient for students and instructors BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — ProctorU announced today that, beginning June 24, students will be able to take the Google Cloud G Suite certification exam from their classroom with online proctored delivery. This expansion of the G… continue reading »

ProctorU Wins 2019 EdTech Breakthrough Award


| Press Releases

Prestigious Awards Program Recognizes Outstanding Educational Technology Products and Companies LOS ANGELES – June 12, 2019 –Today, EdTech Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence organization that recognizes top companies and solutions in the global educational technology market, named ProctorU Live+ as the winner of its “Best Online Proctoring Solution” award in the inaugural EdTech Breakthrough Awards… continue reading »

The Human Anatomy and Physiology Society (HAPS) chooses ProctorU for online proctoring of its exams


| Press Releases

Live online proctoring provides academic integrity, convenience and flexibility for schools and students. BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — ProctorU, the world’s largest online proctoring and identity management solution, announced today a partnership with the Human Anatomy and Physiology Society, the leading provider of standardized assessment in anatomy and physiology, to add online proctoring to HAPS examinations. The… continue reading »

Kassi Boyd, Continuous Improvement Manager


| Employee Spotlight

Kassi Boyd is ProctorU’s first-ever continuous improvement manager and has been with the company since 2012. Read her unique view on the evolution of online proctoring and of online education: Where are you from and what did you want to be when you grew up? California is my home, and I’ve grown up in a… continue reading »

StateFoodSafety Receives ANSI Approval for Online Proctoring of its Certification Exams


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New partnership with ProctorU provides secure, convenient testing. ProctorU announced today that it has been selected by StateFoodSafety to deliver their ANSI-accredited Food Protection Manager Certification exam. Now, for the first time, persons-in-charge at food establishments can take their Food Protection Manager certification exam at home, rather than having to travel to a testing center…. continue reading »

Artificial Intelligence in Online Proctoring: Where We’ve Been, Where We Are, and Where We’re Going


| Blog Posts|Technology

This article originally appeared in the EDUCAUSE Industry Insights Column. Artificial intelligence (AI) is a buzzword across nearly every industry these days. Though its origins date back to the 1950s, we’ve seen a tipping point in its application over the past decade that is progressing rapidly. AI has begun to permeate multiple facets of higher… continue reading »

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


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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 »