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Conference Close-up: To proctor or not to proctor?

Posted by Joan Phaup Now that we have the program in place for the Questionmark 2012 Users Conference, I’m eager to connect with people who will be leading the various breakout sessions. Dr. Richard Pierce from Shenandoah University’s Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy will be leading a discussion called ... Read More

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Conference Close-up: A corporate perspective on global learning

Posted by Jane Townsend As the Questionmark European Users Conference draws closer, we are looking forward to many customer presentations along with sessions on using Questionmark technologies effectively and following best practices. We’re pleased to have Matt Bushby from HSBC – a multinational banking and financial services organisation --  on... Read More

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Conference Close-up: Options for Integrating with Questionmark Perception

Posted by Jane Townsend I’m pleased that Steve Lay, Questionmark’s Integration Team Lead, will be with us at the Questionmark European Users Conference in Brussels to talk about various ways to integrate Questionmark Perception with other systems. Steve’s presentation will focus on using QMWISe (Questionmark Web Integrated Services Environment) to... Read More

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Conference Close-Up: Questionmark Connections that Optimise Deployments

Posted by Joan Phaup With the program for the Questionmark European Users Conference filling up quickly, I got on the phone this week with one of the case study presenters, Onno Tomson. Onno is a senior advisor at ECABO (Centre of Expertise on Vocational Education, Training and Labour Market for the economic/administrative, ICT and... Read More

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How SAP creates educational and assessment content

Posted by John Kleeman As I’ve mentioned in previous posts, Questionmark are partners of SAP, so I blog on the SAP Community Site as well as here on Questionmark’s blog. [caption id="attachment_7305" align="alignright" width="129" caption="Dr. Thilo Buchholz"][/caption] In my SAP blog I’m featuring Q&A interviews with thought leaders in the... Read More

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Advice from Cognitive Psychologist Roddy Roediger on using retrieval practice to aid learning

Posted by John Kleeman I am a keen admirer of the work of Professor Roddy Roediger, a cognitive psychologist who investigates how quizzes and tests directly aid learning by giving retrieval practice. I recently interviewed him and here is how he explains this effect and how we can apply this... Read More

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Conference Close-up: Silke Fleischer on Design Strategies for Mobile Devices

Posted by Joan Phaup Mobile assessment is high on the list of topics we’ll be discussing at the Questionmark Users Conference March 15 -18. Silke Fleischer, a co-founder of ATIV Software, will show attendees how to create materials that work well on mobile devices and manage their limitations during her... Read More

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Conference Close-up: A Tiered Assessment Model for Internal Certification

Posted by Joan Phaup One of the things I most look forward to at the Questionmark Users Conference is the opportunity to hear customers' case studies.  Accenture Certification Specialist Neetu Jaiswal spent a few minutes telling me about one of her session about a Tiered Assessment Model for Internal Certification, that... Read More