Trust our automated scoring technology — used to score millions of student essays — for textbook companion websites, formative practice and high-stakes assessment.
Use Versant tests to accurately and quickly measure spoken English, Spanish, French, Arabic or Dutch skills for screening, training and high-stakes assessment in over 100 countries around the world.
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Most U. S. states use our automated essay grading to enhance instruction or as part of their statewide assessment programs.
Versant tests are used by agencies around the world. Examples include an assessment of spoken Spanish for the US Department of Homeland Security, a test of aviation English, co-developed with the FAA, and a test of Dutch language and culture for the Netherlands' Immigration and Naturalisation Service. More recently, the US Defense Language Institute commissioned a spoken Arabic test for assessment purposes.