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New End of Curriculum™ Exam Resources Available

May 20, 2020

PAEA is happy to announce a new End of Curriculum™ Exam Faculty Guide. This document covers many questions faculty may have about the End of Curriculum exam, including, but not limited to, the content blueprint, exam creation, scoring and interpretation, and even how to align the exam with your current programmatic goals and objectives. Additionally, […]

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Maintaining Exam Integrity During COVID-19

April 15, 2020

PAEA is committed to helping programs maintain the security, validity, and integrity of exams. This requires PAEA, programs, and their students to adhere to specific codes of conduct. There are proactive strategies programs can adopt while administering an exam to a student at home to help maintain communication and ensure that expectations are clear. While […]

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PAEA Assessment Alert: Avoid Scheduling Exams on Weekends

April 15, 2020

The PAEA Assessment Team is asking programs to schedule exams on weekdays — not weekends. With more programs holding exams online and needing support, this will help ensure that programs have the support they need during testing. We strongly recommend programs review their current exam schedule and move weekend exams to a weekday. Instructions to […]

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PAEA Assessments During the Coronavirus Pandemic

March 18, 2020

UPDATED March 25, 2020 In this unprecedented time, we are sensitive to the many demands on PA programs. We appreciate the hard work of those programs that have been able to comply with PAEA’s proctoring policies, but we realize that it is increasingly difficult in light of the COVID-19 outbreak. Below we identify important policy […]

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Assessment’s Closures for 2020  

January 15, 2020

PAEA will be restricting access to proctored exams on the following days, so please plan your exam schedule in advance:  Wednesday, January 1: New Year’s Day  Monday, January 20: Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday  Monday, February 17: Presidents Day  Monday, May 25: Memorial Day  Friday, July 3: Independence Day  Monday, September 7: Labor Day  Monday, October 12: Indigenous Peoples Day/Columbus Day  Wednesday, November 11: Veterans Day  Thursday, […]

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