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    December 18, 2013

    DRS partners in India to improve examinations and assessment using electronic marking technology

    DRS Data & Research Services Plc, a UK-based provider of electronic data capture technology used by many of the world’s leading examination bodies for scanning millions of exam papers every year, has increased its representation in India. The company has entered into a partnership agreement with Edutech, a specialist provider of education solutions and technology to the Indian and Middle Eastern markets. Edutech will sell DRS’ market-leading e-Marker® technology, which is already used by several UK and international universities and examination boards.
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    November 22, 2011

    DRS highlights new mechanisms for assuring marking quality at the AEA Europe Annual Conference

    DRS Data Services Director for Electronic Assessment, Graham Hudson, addressed the 12th Annual European Conference of the Association for Educational Assessment (AEA) in Belfast earlier this month, presenting a paper focusing on new mechanisms for assuring marking quality and offering a framework to support secure assessment outcomes for learners.
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    November 18, 2008

    DRS announce sponsored AQA award winner

    As the Assessment and Qualifications Alliance’s (AQA) technical partner, DRS is pleased to announce Chesca Veal as the winner of this year’s AQA Mathematics & ICT award. DRS sponsored the award which has recognised Chesca’s outstanding A-level performance having sat her exam at Cirencester College. The awards took place yesterday at One Great George Street, London.
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    July 27, 2006

    Media Alert - DRS supports HE partnership scheme between England and Africa

    DRS today announced its support for Education Minister, Bill Rammell’s statement concerning a £3m scheme to support partnerships between Higher Education institutions in England and sub-Saharan Africa.
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    April 25, 2005

    Press Statement from AQA - Electronic Marking

    In response to recent reports in the media AQA wishes to clarify a number of points. AQA is working to deliver an even faster, more efficient and more reliable examination service for its candidates by using new technology in the assessment of their work.