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Taking an exam in your pajamas is not a luxury

Before Corona, we had to explain why ProctorExam is a good alternative to offline testing. It was seen as a luxury, the possibility to take an exam in your pajamas. Now everyone understands its usefulness immediately.
6 Simple Strategies to Prevent Cheating in Online Exams

6 simple strategies to prevent cheating in online exams

It can be interesting how creative students are when it gets to cheating an exam. From the old-school methods of writing small notes on paper, their palms or even their legs, to using various apps on their phones to collaborate with their peers, cheating behavior seems tempting in online exams too.
Test Taker Concerns

Online exams – How to relieve test taker concerns

2020 was an unexpected change for all certification providers in the way assessments are conducted, giving rise to concerns. It is important to reassure test takers that this underlying shift is about to be a backbone of future education to the benefit of everyone involved.

Turnitin acquires online proctoring company ProctorExam

Turnitin, a provider of academic integrity and examination solutions, acquires European online proctoring company ProctorExam. ProctorExam is a global player in flexible SaaS proctoring technology. With the acquisition, Turnitin can offer universities and other institutions more options to guarantee integrity in their tests.
Turnitin acquires ProctorExam

Turnitin acquires ProctorExam

Turnitin, a leading provider of academic integrity and assessment solutions, has acquired European online proctoring company ProctorExam, a global leader in providing flexible SaaS proctoring technology.

ProctorExam explodes in the US due to Corona

ProctorExa has facilitated more than two million online home exams worldwide since the coronavirus outbreak, a growth of 3,000 percent from last year. Sixty percent of the exams were conducted in the US.

ProctorExam makes it in the HolonIQ 100 edtech list for 2020

HolonIQ listed ProctorExam as one of the 100 most promising education technology start-ups. As a leading source of market intelligence, HolonIQ’s reports are an invaluable source of insights for the growing education category.

Change in the way of working and learning

Online proctoring was already known in theory, but still quite traditional in practice. Fortunately, the dynamics have changed quickly. This ensures fertile soil for the future. We are ready for a world in which hybrid testing and making your own choices in this matter has become the most natural thing in the world.

Hybrid exams and tests will become commonplace in 2021

Hybrid exams and tests will become commonplace in 2021. People want to be able to choose for themselves how they will take exams or tests. This is all part of the collective transition to a fully digital experience.