Episode 8 – Assessment Luminary: Jim Holm, Examity

John Kleeman is joined by assessment luminary, Jim Holm, CEO of Examity, the leading solution for learning validation and test security. Jim discusses how he got into his current role and the challenges he’s faced with COVID-19, and dives into remote proctoring, including the value, his best practice advice, the future of proctoring and his views on artificial intelligence and proctoring.


Episode 7 – Assessment Luminary: Paul Crump, Cambridge Assessment

John Kleeman is joined by assessment luminary, Paul Crump of Cambridge Assessment, the non-teaching department of the Unviersity of Cambridge that develops and delivers examinations and tests around the world through their three exam boards. Crump discusses his background in assessments and dives into the Thinking Skills testing initiated by Cambridge Assessment and his best practice advice for those creating questions and assessment.


Episode 6 – Assessment Luminary: Sue Martin, TÜV Rheinland Akademie GmbH


John Kleeman is joined by assessment luminary, Sue Martin, a pioneer in the assessment industry responsible for implementing the first test center network in Europe. Sue shares her story and advice on transforming certification programs. Discover the five most important considerations when setting up your certification program.


Episode 5 – Assessment Luminary: William G Harris, ATP

John Kleeman is joined by assessment luminary, William G Harris, Chief Executive Officer of the Association of Test Publishers (ATP), the leading international organization for publishers of assessment programs. G Harris discusses his background in assessments and dives into his advice for those starting out in assessments, the importance of validity in assessments and the different sets of standards for testing, among other topics.


Episode 4 – Assessment Luminary: Dave Foster, Caveon

John Kleeman is joined by assessment luminary, Dave Foster, CEO of Caveon, the first test security company. Dave is a psychologist, psychometrician and recognized luminary in the measurement industry. In this episode, Dave discusses his background in assessments and dives into the main risks and threats of testing, his recommendations on the key measures you should take with test security and how statistical analysis fits into this, among other topics.


Episode 3 – Assessment Luminary: Steve Dept, cApStAn

John Kleeman is joined by assessment luminary, Steve Dept, CEO and founding partner of cApStAn, a high-profile language service provider. Steve received his education in English, Dutch, French and German but he is essentially an autodidact and a field practitioner. In this episode, Steve discusses his background in assessments and dives into good practice advice for translating tests, including the translation process, translation technology and other translation resources.


Folge 2 – Bewertung Luminary: Steve Lay, Questionmark

John Kleeman wird von Steve Lay, einem Produktmanager von Questionmark, unterstützt. Steve ist ein Experte für skalierbare, computergestützte Assessments und Integration zwischen Systemen und hat dafür gesorgt, dass die Millionen von Questionmark gelieferten Assessments robust und skalierbar sind. Er ist auch in der Gruppe IMS und anderen E-Learning-Standards aktiv. In dieser Episode befasst sich John mit vielen Themen mit Steve, einschließlich der Auswirkungen der Technologie auf den Bewertungsprozess, QTI und LTI sowie das Proctoring.


Folge 1 – Assessment Luminary: Jim Parry, Compass Consultants

Zu John Kleeman gesellt sich der Assessment-Star Jim Parry, der über 40 Jahre Erfahrung als Kursdesigner, -entwickler und -lehrer verfügt. Jim beschreibt seine 12-jährige Amtszeit bei der Küstenwache als Zivilangestellter als Testentwicklungs- und E-Testing-Manager. Während dieser Zeit leitete er den Wechsel von Papier- zu Online-Tests für die gesamte Küstenwache.