Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Presentation Title

Walking the Line Between Security and Convenience: Using Online Proctors

Location

Capital Ballroom Right

Start

9-29-2015 10:00 AM

End

9-29-2015 10:50 AM

Abstract

This session will explain how online monitoring works and demonstrate techniques for verifying a test-taker’s identity and observing activity during the test. It will also explore policies and strategies for reducing incidents of dishonesty online. Participants will be invited to discuss how to balance the convenience of taking tests online with the need for test security and integrity, and how to determine which situations are suitable for using online monitors. Faculty and departments will learn directly from the experience of their peers who have implemented online proctoring for their courses and students. The session will demonstrate that it is possible to add a convenient alternative to the testing center burden for students and professors.

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Sep 29th, 10:00 AM Sep 29th, 10:50 AM

Walking the Line Between Security and Convenience: Using Online Proctors

Capital Ballroom Right

This session will explain how online monitoring works and demonstrate techniques for verifying a test-taker’s identity and observing activity during the test. It will also explore policies and strategies for reducing incidents of dishonesty online. Participants will be invited to discuss how to balance the convenience of taking tests online with the need for test security and integrity, and how to determine which situations are suitable for using online monitors. Faculty and departments will learn directly from the experience of their peers who have implemented online proctoring for their courses and students. The session will demonstrate that it is possible to add a convenient alternative to the testing center burden for students and professors.