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Psychometrics

What is Digital Assessment?

Digital assessment (DA) is the delivery of assessments, tests, surveys, and other measures via digital devices such as computers, tablets, and mobile phones.  It typically

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Progress Monitoring in Education
Education

Progress Monitoring in Education

Progress monitoring is an essential component of a modern educational system.  Are you interested in tracking learners’ academic achievements during a period of learning, such

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What is a T score
Psychometrics

What is a T score?

A T Score (sometimes hyphenated T-Score) is a common example of a scaled score in psychometrics and assessment.  A scaled score is simply a way

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Remote Proctoring Software Providers
Psychometrics

Remote Proctoring Software Providers

There are many remote proctoring software providers on the market, with a surprisingly wide range of functionality. The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated this industry even

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vertical scaling
Education

What is vertical scaling?

Laila Issayeva, MS Nathan Thompson, PhD Vertical scaling is the process of placing scores from educational assessments measuring same/similar knowledge domains but at different ability

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test equating
Credentialing

What is test equating?

Laila Issayeva, MSc Nathan Thompson, PhD Test equating refers to the issue of defensibly translating scores from one test form to another.  That is, if

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Positive Manifold
Psychometrics

What is the Positive Manifold?

Positive manifold refers to the fact that scores on cognitive assessment tend to correlate very highly with each other, indicating a common latent dimension that

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