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Blog May 11, 2021

The Potential of Phone-Based Assessments to Support Learning Continuity

Phone-based assessment help motivate improvements in learning assessment tools and strengthen resilient assessment practices that can cope with future shocks to education systems.

Book Apr 27, 2021

Primer on Large-Scale Assessments of Educational Achievement

The book aims to provide answers to questions about effective approaches to the design, implementation and use of large-scale assessments.

eLearning Course

Student Assessment for Policymakers and Practitioners

Practical, step-by-step introduction to student assessment for policymakers and practitioners.

Blog Nov 23, 2020

Learning in the Time of COVID-19

The blog discusses how schools support learning and learning recovery.

Guidance Note Nov 21, 2020

Using Learning Assessment in the Process of School Reopening

Steps countries with different availability of resources should consider in developing their plans for learning assessment activities to support learning recovery.

Blog Jul 28, 2020

Examinations and High-Stakes Decision Making in the Era of COVID-19

Due to COVID-19 and the social distancing measures, 90 percent of the world’s schools were forced to close. Ministries of education everywhere are rethinking how to make high stakes decisions about students’ futures.

One-pager Jun 24, 2020

Assessment Types and Their Key Differences

An overview of assessment types for student learning and achievement at the primary and secondary levels.

Blog Jul 16, 2020

Moving High-Stakes Exams Online

Due to social distancing measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, governments, universities, and testing organizations around the world have had to decide whether or not to administer high-stakes examinations.

Blog Apr 27, 2020

Are Students Still Learning During COVID-19?

Formative assessment can help students to continue along their learning trajectory, providing them, their parents, and their teachers with necessary information to support the learning process.

Blog Apr 01, 2020

What is the Best Approach to High-Stakes School Exams During COVID-19?

As COVID-19 is forcing school closures and bans on group gatherings, many solutions and measures are being introduced for the exams that students have been preparing to take.

Book Oct 29, 2019

Public Examinations Examined

The book addresses current issues related to the development, administration, scoring and usage of public examinations.


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