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Online Proctoring with
Kryterion KonnectTM

The success of an institution’s online education strategy depends on the academic integrity and credibility of its degree programs. As institutions look to expand their online offerings, they face the challenge of effectively evaluating learners and protecting the quality of their online programs.

That is why Blackboard has partnered with Kryterion, the industry leader in secure online proctoring, to provide exam security for distance education courses directly within the Blackboard LearnTM platform.

Seamless, Secure Online Proctoring

With Kryterion Konnect, institutions have a scalable and secure way to handle their online proctoring needs, making it easier than ever to effectively assess student learning and ensure academic integrity. Kryterion Konnect offers significant security measures that go above the minimum requirements to ensure test taker authentication and to prevent, deter and catch cheating, allowing institutions to protect the integrity of their brand and preserve their reputation within the higher education community.

With more than 20 years of experience in the testing industry, Kryterion was first to bring online proctoring to the global market and was awarded the United States Distance Learning Association Award for 21st Century Distance Learning for its proven technology and best practices.

Simple. Secure. Scalable. All within Blackboard Learn.

Kryterion Konnect optimizes the online proctoring process, improving the online education experience for distance learners by providing flexibility and convenience while maintaining the integrity of the assessment process.

  • Seamless Integration: Single sign-on allows for secure assessments to be delivered directly through Blackboard Learn.
  • Unsurpassed Security: Proprietary lockdown technology and advanced authentication methods provide high test security while ensuring students are who they say they are.
  • Unbiased, Professional Proctoring: Highly trained Kryterion Certified Proctors™ monitor and correct aberrant behavior, deterring and catching cheating in real-time.
  • Flexibility for Institutions: With standard or high-stakes options, support for institution or student pay models, and the ability to designate exam policies, institutions have the flexibility and control to administer online tests their way.
  • Increased Instructor Efficiency: Online testing eliminates manual processing of paper exams, saving instructors' time.
  • Improved Student Experience: Students can schedule and take tests anytime, anywhere using their own computers and webcams, making learning more accessible, convenient and affordable.
  • Compliance: Kryterion Konnect is FERPA and ADA compliant, ensuring student data is protected and the online proctoring process is accessible to all students.

See Kryterion Konnect in action. Watch the video >

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Seamless integration within Blackboard Learn

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Warning alerts for aberrant behavior

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Download the Building Block

Download the Kryterion Konnect Building Block for Blackboard Learn 9.1, Service Packs 6 and above today. The integrated solution is available for clients in the North American (U.S. and Canada) higher education market, the professional education market, and the U.K., Australia and New Zealand higher education markets.

For a limited time, Kryterion is offering a free pilot of Kryterion Konnect for your institution.

See the Building Block in Action

Learn more or sign up for a free trial of this simple, secure, scalable online proctoring solution >


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