team is one of the most experienced in the testing industry. Our combined
experience includes designing and conducting large-scale scoring efforts for
myriad content areas, grade levels and student populations. We have a reputation for working diligently
with clients to customize scoring to meet the specific needs of each
assessment. Our scorers are dependable,
accurate, and are valued for helping to meet strict reporting deadlines and staying
focused on producing accurate scores.
handscoring staff provides the following services:
Rangefinding- Facilitates key
stakeholder meetings in order to reach common agreement about application of
Rubric Validation- Provides human
expertise prior to autoscoring.
and Editing- Assists
Test Developers in the crucial effort of refining scoring rubrics and
Scoring Services- Designs and
monitors the scoring of large-scale online and paper/pencil assessments.
ISO 9001:2008 certified scoring
content experts in all K-12/EOC subject areas
support on scoring model adoption
Scoring Studies- Designs and
implements studies to research phenomena such as potential scorer drift, item
placement impact, mode effect, and comparability.
Creates workshop experiences for teachers and assessment leaders in the area of
rubric development and application.
scoring centers throughout the United States, occupying over 315,000 square
feet of office space. Thanks to our positive work environment, competitive
wages, and DRC-controlled recruiting process, we enjoy a high scorer retention
rate that makes us unsurpassed in the industry. Since 1986 we have provided
millions of accurate scores for students across the country.
DRC Scoring Center Locations