Next Education launched adaptive assessments for 6-10 classes
The Hyderabad-based company, Next Education India Pvt. Ltd., which offers learning solutions for students across K–12, has launched a machine learning-powered adaptive test for students for grades 6 to 10. Next education implemented test is based on Item Response Theory (IRT). IRT is the theory, which can analyze and test the ability, attitude and other variables of a student during the test. The company provides a collection of over 60,000 questions, which enable students to evaluate themselves at any time and any place.
The National Testing Agency (NTA) in India has also proposed the use of adaptive assessments for higher education entrance exams i.e. JEE Main, NEET UG, and NET. Next Education aims to create a learning environment, which will evaluate individual differences of students and create customized learning paths for them.