Niamh Casey

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Invisible women: Female absences and misconceptions in STEM (infographic)

In the male-dominated STEM disciplines, the influence of women has largely gone unacknowledged. But the facts suggest that lack of female participation may be influenced…

by Niamh Casey
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Learning & Development

Accessibility in edtech: Your questions answered by industry leaders

Your accessibility questions answered by industry experts. As education technologists, it's our responsibility to provide students with the services they need to fulfill their potential. On…

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Product
Engineering

How Learnosity powers accelerated learning

World-class technology for building and delivering online assessments at scale.

by Niamh Casey
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Engineering

The pros, cons, and future of education testing software

Innovations in technology have changed the face of modern living. Can educational testing software do the same for learning? Education testing software is changing the…

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Learning & Development

What is a content authoring tool?

What are the capabilities of today's content authoring tools? As online education and e-learning continue to grow and advance, you may have noticed that you're…

by Niamh Casey
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Learning & Development

Today’s most powerful educational testing tools

Today's students are encouraged to actively engage with the material, exercising their higher-order thinking skills and problem-solving capabilities. The history of educational testing tools Today,…

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Learning & Development

Common Core Item types: All you need to know

Hearing about the Common Core Item Types but not sure what they are all about? We've put together your guide to understanding where the Common…

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Updates & Product Tips

Assessment software: The differentiating factors

When deciding which assessment software to use, what separates one from the next? Your organization is building a unique, engaging learning platform. While learning content…

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Updates & Product Tips

What’s new in assessment authoring software?

Analyzing your organization's assessment authoring software. As online learning platforms advance and improve, numerous new features are available to content experts, publishers, and teachers. From…

by Niamh Casey
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Design

Web accessibility concepts 101 for the visually impaired: screen readers

Our goal is to make websites more accessible to those who have difficulty using the web, particularly those with visual impairments. Imagine the scene: You're…

by Niamh Casey
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Learning & Development

5 Considerations when choosing an assessment platform

Weighing up your options when selecting an assessment platforms comes down to 5 key things... Choosing an online assessment platform can be a difficult decision.…

by Niamh Casey
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Process
Design

Look beyond what you see: Color testing for accessibility – Part 1

In part one of a two-part series, Learnosity’s User Experience Designer James Santilli traces the team's journey toward color testing the product for accessibility.

by Niamh Casey
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Engineering

Programmers at work: What kind of lazy are you?

Good programmers always aim to reduce their workload. But it’s got nothing to do with laziness. Larry Wall once said that there are three virtues…

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Where we are: The state of STEM in the US [Infographic]

Is STEM education in the US failing us? PISA math scores in the US are on a downward trend, with 2015 seeing an 11-point drop…

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Learning & Development

4 emerging trends in corporate eLearning

The last few years in education technology have shown one thing: eLearning is growing faster than ever, with the biggest investments going directly to higher…

by Niamh Casey
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Product
Updates & Product Tips

Accessibility – busting a few misconceptions

For the past couple of months, we've been doing Show & Tell every few weeks to encourage knowledge sharing within the team. For the most…

by Niamh Casey