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“Item bias as a consequence of hidden social makers in assessment content”. A coffee conversation with cApStAn co-founder Steve Dept at E-ATP 2021

by Pisana Ferrari – cApStAn Ambassador to the Global Village This year's (virtual) edition of the E-ATP conference, of which cApStAn is a proud sponsor, focussed on the challenges to the testing industry brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, and how these were met. These include, inter alia, how to ...

Consultancy Services – Analysis & Adjustment of Language Proficiency Level

cApStAn organises its language services into 22 modules, or building blocks. Depending on the client’s requirements, on time and resources available, and on the purpose and life cycle of the document, cApStAn will combine different modules to assemble a coherent project with the most suitable workflow. You will ultimately decide ...

Translation Verification instead of Back Translation

Less-resource intensive, better documentation, higher quality Wednesday | September 22, 2021 10.30 EDT (New York) | 15.30 BST (London) | 16.30 CEST (Brussels) REGISTER HERE By popular demand, we’re presenting a new edition of a webinar by cApStAn founders by Andrea FERRARI and Steve DEPT: “Pros and cons of back ...

New Community of researchers working to improve child wellbeing

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Project COORDINATE COhort cOmmunity Research and Development Infrastructure Network for Access Throughout Europe Manchester Metropolitan University will lead an international project that will transform young people’s life chances cApStAn will intervene at various points in the workflow to monitor and report compliance with translation requirements. These quality assurance steps will ...

cApStAn’s website goes multilingual!

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by Pisana Ferrari – cApStAn Ambassador to the Global Village At cApStAn LQC we are very excited to announce the launch of a newly designed web page in 12 languages: 9 Asian (Malay, Vietnamese, Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Tagalog, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Bengali, Marathi), Arabic, Russian and Spanish (see below). The page ...

“Goodbye 2020, twenty twenty-one here we come!”

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Do I really need to do what managers of resilient small or mid-sized companies tend to do at the end of this strange year 2020? Do I need to talk about business continuity, creative communication, team spirit and collective efficiency? Aren’t they a given for a dream team like ours? ...

2000-2020. Memorable cApStAn moments

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by Pisana Ferrari – cApStAn Ambassador to the Global Village "Hard work and good vibes", and "Excellence among friends" are the two mantras defining the way we work at cApStAn. We are all highly dedicated professionals, hours are often long and stress levels can be very high, but the atmosphere ...