"I am so pleased to play a part in the development of the Trusted Seal Program, a revolutionary way for us to advance the academic integrity agenda in online education. For any online educator out there who wants to know how to do more to protect the integrity of their courses and then be known for the good work that they do, like UWA, this Program is the answer," said Dr. Tricia Bertram Gallant, ICAI Board Member and international academic integrity expert, "Along with our partner at Software Secure, we are pleased to provide this service and look forward to expanding the integrity standards of the Trusted Seal Program globally as well as potentially into the arena of brick and mortar classes".
For information about The Trusted Seal and application process -- institutions and individuals can visit http://www.softwaresecure.com/about/TrustedSealProgramAbout.aspx for FAQs and program details.
About Software Secure, Inc.
Software Secure is a leading provider of secure and cost-effective computer-based testing solutions for traditional and distance learning environments in higher education, K-12 and certification programs. With award-winning solutions that provide robust authentication and scalable security, institutions can now achieve secure, convenient exam integrity wherever or whenever exams are administered. Software Secure has won numerous industry awards for its Remote Proctor technology, including the 2011 CODiE Award in the Best Mobile Education category, a 2012 CODiE Finalist for Best Postsecondary Enterprise Solution and the 2012 Winner of eSchool Media's Reader's Choice Award for Remote Proctor NOW. Visit: www.softwaresecure.com
About the International Center for Academic Integrity
The International Center for Academic Integrity (ICAI) is a consortium of over 250 colleges, universities, and schools working together to promote integrity and combat cheating, plagiarism, and academic dishonesty in education. The Center works to create and sustain cultures of integrity at all educational levels and welcomes members from academic communities throughout the world. ICAI offers assessment services, resources, and consultations to its member institutions. Visit: www.academicintegrity.org
About the University of West Alabama
Founded over 175 years ago, the Livingston, Alabama, institution has been a leader, first in women's education, then as a highly-regarded teacher's college. Today, UWA is an academically diverse institution with an enrollment of over 5,000 students pursuing undergraduate, Master's and Ed.S. programs through its five colleges and divisions. Visit: www.uwa.edu
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