A professional organization for individuals involved in assessment, evaluation, testing, and other aspects of educational measurement. Members are involved in the construction and use of standardized tests; new forms of assessment, including performance-based assessment; program design; and program evaluation.
The Association for Educational Assessment – Europe (AEA)
IAEA offers a global forum for all those involved in all forms of educational assessment – in primary or secondary schools, colleges or the workplace. The broad purpose of IAEA is to assist educational agencies in the development and appropriate application of educational assessment techniques to improve the quality of education.
The American Educational Research Association (AERA)
A national research society, that strives to advance knowledge about education, to encourage scholarly inquiry related to education, and to promote the use of research to improve education and serve the public good.
An association of national psychological associations, test commissions, publishers and other organizations committed to promoting effective testing and assessment policies and to the proper development, evaluation and uses of educational and psychological instruments. The ITC’s primary goal is to facilitate the exchange of information among its members and to stimulate their cooperation on problems related to the construction, distribution, and use of psychological tests.
The International Language Testing Association (ILTA)
An international group of language testing and assessment scholars and practitioners who together define what it means to be a language tester. ILTA’s purpose is to promote the improvement of language testing throughout the world.
A non-profit organization that strives to advance quality and equity in education for all people worldwide, and provide innovative and meaningful measurement solutions that improve teaching and learning, expand educational opportunities, and inform policy.
A non-profit organization dedicated to helping people achieve education and workplace success. ACT provides college and career readiness assessments, grounded in nearly 60 years of research. From elementary school through career, ACT offers individuals a uniquely integrated set of solutions designed to provide personalized insights throughout their life.
Cito works towards the social mission of 'Equal Opportunities for All', as it joins forces with education professionals to track and measure the talents and opportunities of students and employees. Cito develops 500 tests and exams, and also encourages expertise in training, advice, research and knowledge sharing for education, companies and governments.