The Process of Developing QTI 3 in the IMS QTI Working Group

We’re excited to congratulate Thomas Hoffmann, Director of Product Strategy & Solutions at Open Assessment Technologies on his recognition as a recipient of the IMS Technical Leadership Awards for his work in helping to develop the QTI 3 standard. This award is given to recognize leaders who participate in the IMS Global Learning Consortium “Working […]

How Cognia is Responding to US K12 Testing Disruptions in the Wake of COVID-19

This post is an excerpt from our recent case study with Cognia™ on their response to the disruptions in US K12 assessment caused by COVID-19. Download the full study and keep reading here.  In 2020, as COVID-19 has upended traditional education across the world, many US K12 education leaders are finding themselves navigating uncharted territory […]

Partnership Spotlight: Texthelp

As the leading open-source platform provider for K12, Higher Education and Professional development, Open Assessment Technologies (OAT) is committed to providing tools that make assessment accessible to all learners, regardless of their stage or ability level. Since 2015, TAO has partnered with Texthelp to support students with reading support needs, such as text to speech […]

Where is Assessment Technology Headed? Takeaways from Learn Launch Across Boundaries

Just recently we had the chance to attend the LearnLaunch Across Boundaries conference in Boston, where we sat in on thought-provoking sessions about innovation and the future of education. The atmosphere was buzzing with discussions on education and assessment technology, and the transformative changes happening as digitization takes hold in the industry. Throughout the conference, […]

ACT Invests in Open Assessment Technologies (OAT), the Global Leader for Open Source Assessment Solutions

Strategic Investment Will Expand OAT’s Solutions Portfolio and Advance ACT’s Transformation to a Learning, Measurement and Navigation Organization SAN FRANCISCO, CA and IOWA CITY, Iowa—ACT, the non-profit learning, measurement and navigation organization known worldwide for education and workforce assessments such as the ACT® test and ACT® WorkKeys®, announced today a strategic investment in Open Assessment […]

ACT’s Latest Act: Investing in an Open-Source Assessment Startup

Open Assessment Technologies, (OAT) is one of the leading global education technology companies. The company provides Open Source Assessment Technology to assessment organizations across the globe. EdSurge writer Tony Wan wrote about the ACT, best known for its college-readiness test, undergoing a major transformation with open-source assessment by investing in TAO.  Read more about the investment news […]

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