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Alliance for Learning Integrity & Authentication (ALIA)

We are pleased to announce the Alliance for Learning Integrity & Authentication (ALIA). ALIA is an alliance of four companies providing a holistic proctoring solution – SmarterProctoring, B Virtual, Register Blast and Biometric Signature. Testing integrity and learner authentication continue to be hot button issues with educational institutions. Schools are tasked with managing all proctoring activities […]

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Trends, Terms, and Tech for Higher Education Forecasting in 2015

What’s new for 2015? If one of your New Year’s Resolutions is to educate yourself on the latest with what’s happening in Higher Ed and the tech world, check out the list below and get those reading glasses out! Trends Tuition prices continue to rise forcing schools to get creative with tuition discounting and slashing […]

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Why Do Schools Not Provide More Proctoring Choices?

Regarding proctoring, faculty want choices.  Students also want choices.  But often administrators have to limit those choices.  Why? One of the tenants of academic freedom is that faculty members should have the liberty to determine what they teach, methods they use to teach it and how mastery is assessed.  However, at many institutions the options […]

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SmarterMeasure Enhancements – 2014 Release

We are so excited to announce our newest round of enhancements making SmarterMeasure Learning Readiness Indicator the most comprehensive, complete, readiness assessment on the market!  Over the next month, we will be working closely with clients to ensure there are plenty of opportunities to learn all about the newest features.  Listed below are just a […]

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It’s Time for a Managed Services Approach to Online Proctoring

Written By Rick Beaudry, CEO of B Virtual Inc. Online exam monitoring (online proctoring) has landed on many institutions’ strategic radar due to increasing global growth in the demand for online exam delivery. Today’s institutions expect progressive service management and service delivery models from their providers. If this sounds familiar, it’s because online exam monitoring […]

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Proctoring Process Management – The Evolution Continues

~Rick Beaudry – B Virtual Inc, Guest Blog Post Last week I discussed approaching online exam monitoring (proctoring) with a people, process and technology managed services framework in the blog post “It’s Time For A Managed Services Approach To Online Proctoring”. An integrated approach to exam proctoring is on many institutions’ strategic radar due to […]

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7 Mission Critical Objectives for Online Programs

Colleges, universities, and k12 schools are learning, albeit some faster than others, that having a successful online program requires more than just creating mobile courses.  While developing courses to meet instructional design standards is important, that is only one student need among others.  Often times schools stop there and fail to complete the circle that […]

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2014 Distance Learning Administration Conference

Dr. Mac Adkins just returned from the annual Distance Learning Administration Conference supported by University of West Georgia. It is always a favorite where we get to spend time with current clients, talk shop about trends in distance learning, and make new friends!      Launching our new booth design!           […]

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SmarterProctoring & B Virtual Inc Partnership

We are excited to announce our recent partnership with B Virtual Inc.  SmarterProctoring provides a complete proctor management system that helps schools organize all proctoring tasks within the school’s LMS at no cost.  We coordinate all types of proctoring modalities including virtual proctors, testing centers, and qualified individuals.  SmarterProctoring also works with scheduling services such […]

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