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Tim Burnett elected as Chair of the e-Assessment Association Board

By Assessment Industry News, Company News, Other, Surpass Community

Surpass Head of Marketing, Tim Burnett, has been elected as Chair of the eAA Board. Tim, formerly Vice Chair, takes over from Matt Wingfield who held the role for 10 years.  Through Tim’s role with Surpass, and being on the e-Assessment Association Board, Tim has developed a strong insight into the considerations and opportunities facing the…

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[Surpass Community] – Community Update: 23rd April 2021

By Assessment Industry News, Other, Surpass Community

Headlines: Penske Truck Leasing Tech Showdown & Innovate Awarding Community Updates plus Item Banking Workshop and Feature Insights In this week’s episode of the SurpassCommunity update, Tim Burnett speaks to Anderson Howat from Penske about their alternative approach to using Surpass for the prestigious Tech Showdown competition. We share news from Innovate Awarding about how the early adoption of computer-based assessments has…

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[Surpass Community] – Community Update: 16th April 2021

By Assessment Industry News, Other, Surpass Community

Headlines: New Features for Audio Questions, Happy House Update & Beyond Multiple Choice Reminder Join Tim Burnett for a Surpass Community update to catch up on all the latest news from the fastest growing community in testing. In this week’s episode of the SurpassCommunity Update, Tim Burnett talks to Yasser Hussain about new additional features coming…

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Surpass Joins the International Language Testing Association

By Assessment Industry News, Company News, International Testing, Other

ILTA promotes the improvement of language testing throughout the world. Saltaire, West Yorkshire, UK, 15th April 2021 – Surpass is pleased to announce it has joined the International Language Testing Association (ILTA) as an institutional member. ILTA is an international group of language testing and assessment scholars and practitioners who…

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Investing in the workforce of the future

By Company News, Other, Podcast

Supporting young talent through apprenticeship opportunities and T-level placements  There are many different routes into employment – some choose a purely academic route, studying for a qualification before entering the workforce, while others opt for an apprenticeship to gain both ‘on the job’ and ‘off the job’ training.  Most recently, we’ve seen…

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