Proctorio Receives IMS TrustEd Apps Data Privacy Seal

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As authors of the IMS Proctoring Standard, Proctorio is proud to announce that we have recently been awarded the IMS Data Privacy Seal for privacy and data security policies and practices. The IMS Global Learning Consortium is the leading, non-profit collaborative whose goal is to advance ed-tech interoperability, innovation, and learning impact.  The IMS TrustEd … Read more

Celebrating Our Eighth Birthday

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By: Mike Olsen, Founder & CEO We founded Proctorio eight years ago with the intention of building software that would fix the remote proctoring industry and provide an online test-taking environment with maximum privacy and integrity.  As the team is celebrating Proctorio’s eighth birthday, we wanted to take a moment to acknowledge the milestones that … Read more

Proctorio Recognized By EdTech Digest’s 2021 EdTech Awards for Data Privacy

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We’re excited to be recognized by EdTech Digest as a finalist for the 2021 EdTech Awards. This year, Proctorio was honored as one of five finalists for Student Data Privacy Solutions and one of twenty finalists for Testing and Assessment Solutions.  EdTech Digest’s recognition of Proctorio as a top Student Data Privacy Solution speaks to … Read more

Proctorio Reduces Test-Taking Emissions by Nearly 400 Million KG Since January 2020

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Proctorio today announced that more than 25 million exams have been proctored using our software since January 2020. This accounts for a total savings of nearly 400 million kilograms (kg) of carbon dioxide emissions that would have been emitted from test takers commuting to testing centers to take in-person exams.  Traditional test-taking practices, such as … Read more

Proctorio Becomes SOC 2 Type 1 Compliant Proctoring Provider

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After stringent security auditing in collaboration with A-LIGN, we’re excited to announce that Proctorio has successfully completed an independent SOC 2 Type 1 Audit!  A-LIGN, a licensed CPA firm with 20 years of SOC experience, evaluated Proctorio’s system design, production environment, and internal processes and procedures and produced a comprehensive report evaluating Proctorio’s Platform as … Read more

2020 Year in Review: Growth in a Difficult Time

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By Mike Olsen, CEO At Proctorio, we recently put a final wrap on the books from 2020. Given some time to reflect, it was an extremely humbling year.  Our company prospered by offering a service that helped tens of thousands of test takers around the world continue their education, no matter the time or place. … Read more

Our Commitment to Accessibility

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Proctorio’s software was built with accessibility in mind from day one. Even before the pandemic,  we were committed to expanding access for learners who could not easily participate in the traditional education system because of extenuating circumstances or abilities.  But as Proctorio has evolved, so too has awareness for accommodating test takers of all abilities, … Read more

Proctorio’s New Partnership With Microsoft Edge For Enhanced Data Privacy and Security

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At Proctorio, individual test-taker privacy and data security are our highest priorities. Because of this commitment, we continually seek out the safest and most secure solutions. As the next step to providing the most secure online learning experience possible, we’re excited to announce that our platform is now available as a Microsoft Edge browser extension.  … Read more

Best Practices for Final Exams

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Calling All Test Takers: Here’s How to Get Ready for Your Final Exams December is here and it’s time to start preparing for finals! Between the stress of studying for exams, submitting final papers, getting ready for the holidays, and just generally being a human in 2020, we understand that there’s a lot going on … Read more