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ATP Releases Privacy in Practice Publication & Bulletins To assist ATP members in navigating the legal and practical issues inherent in the many new privacy laws, the ATP International Privacy Subcommittee has developed a series of "Privacy in Practice" Bulletins that provide practical information, discuss principles, and provide guidance that testing organizations should use to comply with the GDPR, as well as current and/or upcoming privacy laws in the U.S. and elsewhere around the world. Bulletins 1-8 are available in hard copy in the ATP Bookstore and on

ATP Releases Video Surveillance Guidelines The Association of Test Publishers' Security Committee has released Privacy Guidance When Using Video In The Testing Industry, which is now available in the ATP Bookstore and on

ATP Releases Model Guidelines for Preemployment Integrity Testing: The Privacy Edition This fourth edition of the Model Guidelines is updated to address considerations for maintaining privacy, confidentiality, and security of personal data and information that is collected when administering integrity tests, available in the ATP Bookstore and on

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ITC/ATP Release Guidelines For Technology-Based Assessment

WASHINGTON, D.C., USA, November 14, 2022 / -- Today, the International Test Commission (ITC) and the Association of Test Publishers (ATP) released a comprehensive set of Guidelines tailored specifically for technology-based assessment.  "Online learning and digital assessments have increased exponentially since 2020, and so it is with great pleasure that I can announce such a robust industry response to a trend that is likely going to continue on an upward trajectory and that will impact learners around the globe," said ATP CEO William G. Harris, Ph.D. commenting on the release of the guidelines that are now publicly available on the White Papers/Guidelines page of the ATP website...[Visit theATP Media Roomfor this and other news from ATP] 

Registration and Sponsorship is Open for ATP's Innovations in Testing 2023: Early Bird Rates End December 9th

WASHINGTON, D.C., USA, November 15, 2022 /⁨⁩/ -- Registration and Sponsorship is open for the Association of Test Publishers' (ATP) 2023 Innovations in Testing Conference scheduled for March 12 – 15, in Dallas, Texas at the Hilton Anatole....[Visit theATP Media Room for this and other news from ATP] 

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