Free and paid-access professional development resources for educational measurement. The listing is not an endorsement by NCME.
The mission of the Assessment Systems Corporation is to increase the quality of assessment by blending consulting services and cutting-edge software. They provide several free software packages along with paid ones as well as selected professional development resources around them. For more information click here.
Cambridge Assessment are a not-for-profit international exams group designing and delivering assessments to over 8 million learners in over 170 countries. They are committed to ensuring that all our assessments are fair, have sound ethical underpinning, and operate according to the highest technical standards. They have various professional development resources for assessment available. For more information click here.
The Center for Assessment engages in deep partnerships with state and district education leaders to design, implement, and evaluate assessment and accountability policies and programs, and to design technically sound policy solutions to support important educational goals. They provide several professional development resources for this kind of work on their site. For more information click here.
The mission of Curran-Bauer Analytics is to bridge advanced quantitative methods with applied research in the behavioral, social, and health sciences. They offer instructional videos and other professional development resources on their site. For more information click here.
ETS’s mission is to help advance quality and equity in education by providing fair and valid assessments, research and related services. Through its research branch it provides various resources for professional development. For more information click here.
This site hosts a rich community of learners with associated resources around the latent-variable software Mplus, which can be used to estimate various educational measurement models. For more information click here.
Psychomeasurement Systems is the home of jMetrik, IRT Illustrator and other open source software for psychometrics. Contact them for more information about custom software solutions, educational measurement workshops, and psychometric consulting services. For more information click here.
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