Your bookmarked countries have an update since your last login. View Bookmarks x

Sep 17, 2021

In Valais, final exams are face-to-face

1,100 final year students from colleges and business and general culture schools (ECCG) in Valais will experience face-to-face exams. Secondary II students will take their exams in half-classes, and no longer in large rooms that can accommodate up to 150 students due to Covid-19.

Learn more »

Sep 17, 2021

Expected inflation of A-level grades means top universities may introduce entrance exams

A report is warning that results could be inflated again after exams were cancelled due to the pandemic and teachers' assessments were used to grade students but a teachers union said it's "unfair" to speculate grades.

Learn more »

Sep 16, 2021

Centralized testing in Belarus

In June the Government amended the Regulation on the procedure for organizing and conducting centralized testing. There is also a ban on making changes to the answer form after the end of the time allotted for the test. The issuance of certificates for centralized testing this year will be carried out from July 16 with the obligatory presentation of a certificate of education.

Learn more »

Sep 15, 2021

Leaving Cert students asked to limit social contacts ahead of exams in Ireland

Leaving Cert students have been asked to limit their social contacts and avoid social gatherings in preparation of their exams. Students who are diagnosed with Covid-19, are a close contact or a confirmed case, have symptoms of Covid-19 or are self-isolating or restricting their movements will not be allowed to sit the examinations.

Learn more »

Sep 15, 2021

Peru students will not be evaluated for the second year in a row

For the second consecutive year and due to the Covid-19 pandemic , the Ministry of Education (Minedu) decided to postpone the Sample Evaluation of Students 2021, which sought to measure the learning achieved in public and private schools in the country.

Learn more »

Sep 14, 2021

In addition to the regular one, a probationary matura is being written in Croatia

Students who will be graduates of the next school year attended part of the classes according to the new curricula. The state matriculation exam, which is being conducted in 2022, will be adjusted to these curricula.

Learn more »

Sep 14, 2021

Corona-Matura 2021: how Austria's school-leaving exam works this year

In 2021, there will be simplifications for the written and oral school-leaving Matura exams in Austria.

Learn more »

Sep 13, 2021

Niger Baccalaureate Exams postponed

The Minister of Higher Education and Research announced the exams of the baccalaureate session 2021 are postponed for technical and financial reasons.

Learn more »

Sep 13, 2021

A-level results: A and A* grades at all-time high after exams cancelled for second time due to pandemic

A-level students have received more A and A* grades this year than ever before after exams were cancelled for a second time due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Learn more »

Sep 10, 2021

SPM's 'Covid-19 batch' relieved to sit for exams

After being postponed twice due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Form Five students from the class of 2020 finally sat for their Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) examination.

Learn more »

BE A PART OF THE CONVERSATION. JOIN OUR LISTSERV. Subscribe

Upcoming AACRAO Events

On-Demand Learning

Self-Paced | Online

Self-paced courses aligned with our competency and proficiency framework, AACRAO's on-demand training will build your skills and enhance your resume. 

Courses in:

  • Compliance
  • FERPA
  • International
  • and more

Learn More

SEM_2020_1440x400 update

The International Institute

Rescheduled for Early October 2021 | Virtual Event

Replacing the Summer and Winter Institutes, the AACRAO International Institute covers promising practices for the evaluation of international credentials that combines AACRAO’s On-Demand International Series with five, two-hour, virtual instructor-led training sessions.

Learn More
240047_AACRAO_1440x400_LandingPg