The holy grail in edtech has to be the use of technology to solve a problem that poses a true inconvenience to those in education. Something that can hamper learning or assessment or hinder access for students.
In the area of assessment, change often takes place slowly. Exams have been carried out in the same way for decades. Exam halls, test papers and a clear plastic bag for a pen, rubber and ruler.
In the past few years, e-Assessment has been moving rapidly into the mainstream. Awarding organisations and educational establishments now recognise the benefits of harnessing technology to ease the examination process for both candidates and assessors. Now there’s a new kid on the block when it comes to innovating the traditional examinations process.Read more