Ask an Expert: Jennifer Geraets

Test security expert Jennifer Geraets shares her wealth of knowledge on effective exam design features, valuable security measures, and exciting innovations to help strengthen your program.

1. What is the value of prevention as a test security measure?
“Prevention is an absolutely critical component of a test security program. All testing programs want fewer test scores to be impacted by misconduct in order to maintain fairness, protect the validity of the scores, and protect the value of their brand. One way to achieve that goal is to make engaging in misconduct either impossible or much more difficult. While programs should realize that they need to commit to funding an up-front cost for prevention efforts, they also need to acknowledge that the costs of investigating a test security incident are often higher than the costs of preventing it….”

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