White Paper - The Changing Landscape of Accreditation: Guide to Secondary-School Recognition in the United States

Accreditation in the United States has been and remains an integral aspect of the education system in the United States. Accreditation functions as the independent quality assurance mechanism to regulate elementary education through higher education inst

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Some UK universities planning online-only lectures for 2020-2021

Some universities in the UK, including University of Cambridge and University of Manchester, are planning to at least begin the 2020-2021 academic year with online-only lectures because of the continued risk of COVID-19. Manchester is planning to use thi

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What's the difference between translation, evaluation, and verification?

It is not unusual for a prospective applicant to ask a credential evaluator to “translate” their credentials. What they mean is really to “evaluate” the credential, though the confusion between the two concepts is quite understandable. First, the applica

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Online Verification: Sistema de Trámites de Títulos Profesionales in Bolivia

Sistema de Trámites de Títulos Profesionales is a central database of professional titles in Bolivia. Registered titles can be found by following these steps: go to http://utp.minedu.gob.bo/consulta.php enter the C.I.N. number (7 digits) enter the Date o

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Schools reopen in China following the coronavirus outbreak

Many provinces in China have reopened their schools. Some have announced a schedule for a staggered reopening starting in early May.  Secondary schools in Wuhan also welcomed back over 57,800 Grade 12 students on May 6th. Schools are required to enforce

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Let’s Get Physical – An Introduction to Physical Therapy Evaluation

Image: Pixabay Quick Overview of Physical Therapy in The United States Physical therapy/Physiotherapy is an allied health profession focused on the evaluation and treatment of functional mobility limitations. While the roots of the practice of physical t

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Coronavirus and Credential Evaluation: Challenges and Opportunities

As a credential evaluator, I was trained to be sensitive to social and political forces that may affect education. We know that all sorts of issues, from natural disasters to wars, can have ramifications on schools and schooling. I’m sure we can all come

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Institution Established: Université Péléforo Gon Coulibaly (Côte d'Ivoire)

The Université Péléforo Gon Coulibaly (UPGC) is a public university established via the decree No.2 012-985 of 10 October 2012. It was formed based on the preexisting Unité Régionale d’Enseignement Supérieur de Korhogo (URES-K) (established in 1996) .

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