“R&D Lab” Press Releases

ETS Research Behind GlassLab’s Launch of Mars-Based Grade School Game

December 2, 2014

Researchers from Educational Testing Service (ETS) worked with GlassLab and collaborators including NASA and the National Writing Project to develop Mars Generation One: Argubot Academy, a new tablet-based educational game for grades 6–8. 

ETS’s Massive Research Report Series Now Available Through Wiley’s Online Library

September 8, 2014

More than 2,500 reports from the Educational Testing Service (ETS) Research Report Series, some dating back to the founding of the organization, are now available through the Wiley Online Library, the world's broadest multidisciplinary collection of online resources, company officials announced today.

ETS Researchers Contribute to Groundbreaking New Book on Measuring Effective Teaching

August 5, 2014

Research scientists from Educational Testing Service (ETS) co-authored six of the 16 chapters in a new book from the Measures of Effective Teaching (MET) project, which was funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. 

New Book Examines Use, Challenges of Computerized Multistage Testing

June 9, 2014

Twenty-three members of ETS's Research & Development (R&D) division plus 25 distinguished contributors from the United States, Canada and Europe have authored a new book on the design, use and challenges of computerized multistage testing.

ETS Research Behind GlassLab’s Launch of Mars-based Grade School Game

May 1, 2014

Researchers from Educational Testing Service (ETS) worked with GlassLab and collaborators including NASA and the National Writing Project  to develop Mars Generation One: Argubot Academy, a new tablet-based educational game for grades 6–8. 

ETS Researchers Connect Games and Assessment in “Manual” For Designers

February 7, 2014

Assessments embedded in game-based formats are the current rage in education circles.