The businesses will collaborate on initiatives aiming to “innovate the evaluation sector”, starting with enhancements to the on-line admissions assessments that pupils take as a part of their software to UK unbiased senior colleges.
Modifications to the Frequent Pre-Checks and different ISEB assessments will give attention to enhancing the consumer expertise, enhancing accessibility for various studying wants, and broadening the information and insights accessible to varsities on pupils’ expertise and skills, the companions stated.
“The present Frequent Pre-Checks can be found to worldwide college students who want to come to the UK to review, however the brand new administrative system has been designed to streamline this course of for admissions departments and higher help purposes from worldwide college students,” Julia Martin, ISEB CEO, stated.
“The partnership opens the opportunity of exploring new markets collectively”
“The partnership with CENTURY will even allow ISEB to supply admissions assessments to worldwide colleges and opens the opportunity of exploring new markets collectively.”
Additional developments in “modern, holistic schooling and evaluation merchandise” the businesses are engaged on can be introduced in coming months.
“We’re excited to deliver our expertise in constructing cutting-edge know-how within the studying and evaluation house to our partnership with ISEB,” Priya Lakhani, founder CEO of AI and digital studying know-how specialist CENTURY Tech, stated in an announcement.
“The sector has been loud and clear about their expectations for the way forward for evaluation know-how, and we’re proud to make this a actuality with ISEB.”
By harnessing ISEB’s 120-year+ heritage and experience in evaluation design, together with CENTURY’s award-winning AI studying applied sciences, the companions are “uniquely positioned to develop merchandise that help the development of pupils not solely within the UK, however globally”, Martin added.
“Our partnership isn’t about creating only one new check, it’s about exploring the modern use of cutting-edge schooling applied sciences to remodel schooling and evaluation for the longer term.”
The brand new ISEB Frequent Pre-Checks, supported by CENTURY’s know-how, can be accessible from Autumn 2022.