Areas of Expertise
AIR offers Internet-based online testing using either adaptive or fixed-form tests. Our testing engine integrates innovative, machine-scored constructed-response items with multiple choice items in either adaptive or fixed test. Working with the state of Oregon, AIR offers the only adaptive testing engine that is peer-reviewed and NCLB approved. AIR offers the only adaptive testing engine that is peer-reviewed and NCLB approved. Working together, our test developers, computer scientists, and statisticians have designed a test delivery system that offers innovative, machine-scored items on fixed and adaptive forms. More information may be found on our Online Testing Web page.
AIR Partners with Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium to Create an Online Test Delivery System for States
AIR is partnering with the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium, a state-led consortium committed to developing tests that use technology to better measure student knowledge and to make tests accessible to all. The Smarter Balanced tests will be delivered online and include innovative items and performance tasks that take advantage of the potential of technology.