Test development, standardisation and support

…Overview of new developments (paper and online) at primary levels Overview of online tests at primary and post-primary levels. Click on the ERC Paper Tests and ERC Online Tests tabs…

ERC DOTS is now live!

tests for schools (both paper-based and online tests) here: www.tests.erc.ie. This website also includes answers to Frequently Asked Questions about ERC DOTS and online testing. You can see a short…

Privacy Policy

…scoring service. Providing Drumcondra tests and scores online to those schools that purchase online tests from the ERC. School, Teacher, School Coordinator, Student and Parent Level Data are gathered for…

Staff

…training and technical support for DOTS (Drumcondra Online Testing System), standardisation of the Spatial Abstract Reasoning Test, and preparation of both online and paper-based standardised tests. Prior to joining the…

Overview

…and online (third-sixth class) formats for primary school pupils. We also offer the Drumcondra Test of Early Literacy (DTEL) and the Drumcondra Test ‎of Early Numeracy (DTEN). At post-primary level,…

Publications 2013

…in Mathematics Education, 52-63. Dublin: St. ‎Patrick’s College. ‎http://www.spd.dcu.ie/site/mathematics/documents/MEI5PROCEEDINGS2‎‎013.pdf‎ Clerkin, A. (2103). More results from PIRLS 2011: Pupil engagement and attitudes to ‎reading, Reading News (Autumn), 12-13. http://reading.ie/sites/default/files/documents/Newsletters/RAINewsAUT13.‎pdf Close, S….

Second Year

…in the assessments. Students will be asked to complete an online test, containing both mathematics and science questions. The TIMSS online assessments will now include new and engaging item formats…

Contact Us

…(including online tests) Educational Research Centre DCU St Patrick’s College Campus Drumcondra Dublin 9 D09 AN2F Phone: +353 1 837 3789 Email: info@erc.ie (general) or dots@erc.ie (for online tests) Location:…