√ Sponsorship is now open for Innovations in Testing 2017! √ Registration for Innovations in Testing 2017 is now now open! Members can log into the ATP website and go to Member Benefits and Discounts for a registration discount code.
Did you miss the ATP Education Division Fall Webinar on September 8? If so -- you can catch up to this informative conversation on accommodations and accessibility in assessments by downloading the informational flyer and downloading the presentations: Coming to common terms with assistive technology and and standards world; and Common Language around Accessibility and Accommodations for States and Assessment Vendors.
Welcome to the ATP
Special Interest Group
Aims and Objectives
The objectives of the Health Sector SIG include bringing together the health care sector with the testing industry in order to advance assessment and testing in health care through innovation, best practice, networking, and the exchange of information and expertise. Specifically, within the context of the ATP program, the SIG will facilitate dialogue on key issues and challenges in testing for education, licensure, and workforce recruitment in the health sector.
Strategies and Approach
The Health Sector SIG has identified a number of strategies to achieve its purposes, including:
Interim Leadership Group
Following the well-represented meeting held in conjunction with the 2015 ATP Innovations Conference exploring interest in a Health Sector SIG, a leadership group has been established to initiate the development. The interim leadership of this group is:
For more information on the Heath Sector SIG or to be added to the mailing lists contact: Susan Buick
The SIG intends to expand this group to include representatives of other health professions and key stakeholders in this area.