Technology is never a silver bullet; just because you can digitise assessment, it doesn’t mean you should. However, there are compelling opportunities for digital external assessment to better serve students. This presentation outlines some of the questions NZQA is asking, the topics they are researching, and how this work is underpinned by the principles of assessment.
Andrea Gray is Deputy Chief Executive, Assessment and Digital Assessment Transformation at NZQA and leads all work in the senior secondary area. This places her in a perfect position to oversee the integration of online assessment into the day-to-day business of the division.