How 1,500 Institutions Prevent Cheating In Online Testing

Concurrent Session 8
Streamed Session

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Brief Abstract

Learn how 1,500 institutions use LockDown Browser and Respondus Monitor to prevent cheating during online exams. This session will include a discussion of online testing challenges and a demonstration of both applications, including the latest features of Respondus Monitor that take automated exam proctoring to a new level.


Nick is a Sr. Account Manager with Respondus, Inc., and has been helping school districts, colleges, and universities solve their educational technology challenges for nearly 20 years.

Extended Abstract

Discover how over 1,500 institutions prevent cheating during online tests, in both proctored and non-proctored settings. In this session, you’ll learn how LockDown Browser prevents printing, copying and accessing other applications during online exams. Also see how Respondus Monitor, a fully-automated proctoring solution, adds video and webcam technology to LockDown Browser to prevent cheating in non-proctored testing environments. Suspicious behaviors are automatically flagged and instructors are alerted to suspicious behaviors through an updated dashboard.

Along with a demonstration of the software, you’ll learn about key challenges of online testing, including verification of student identity, preventing students from accessing unapproved materials during an exam, how to protect exam content, and more. This session also covers best practices and rollout tips for new users.