By Jeffrey R. Young
05/27/2021 on EdSurge
…This week one large provider of proctoring services, ProctorU, took the unusual step of announcing that it would no longer sell an AI-only proctoring product. Instead, it will focus on its longer-standing approach of having human proctors watch exams via webcam in real time.
“We believe that only a human can best determine whether test-taker behavior is suspicious or violates test rules,” said Scott McFarland, CEO of ProctorU, in a statement issued by the company. “Depending exclusively on AI and outside review can lead to mistakes or incorrect conclusions as well as create other problems.”…Read full article here.