The Azerbaijan Republic Institute of Education (ARTI) has conducted an investigation into the claims spread on social media about the test tasks in the subject of mathematics during the exam stage of the Teacher Recruitment competition.
About it “Report”a was informed by ARTI.
It was noted that the 3 questions used in the mathematics exam held on July 14 were explained to some candidates in a video format: “ARTI orders subject experts to prepare original questions for inclusion in the test bank in accordance with international practice. The questions ( or their analogues), a confidentiality agreement is concluded with the authors of the questions regarding the protection of their confidentiality, not sharing it with a third party, and not conducting preparation in this direction by the authors in the training centers.
As a result of the investigation, it was found that one of the involved authors, Siraceddin Guluzadeh, violated the terms of the confidentiality agreement signed with him, and submitted the original test tasks he handed over to ARTI to the test bank of one of the teacher training centers. These questions were used for discussion among the many questions during the video lesson broadcast by that preparation center before the exam. The claim that the 3 questions used in the mathematics exam held on July 14 (presented by S. Guluzade to the question bank of the Ministry of Education and Culture) were explained to some candidates in video format before the exam has been confirmed.”
“ARTI informs that due to gross violation of the terms of the concluded service contract, appropriate legal steps will be taken in relation to S. Guluzade. Currently, ARTI is conducting a scientific-statistical analysis on the effects of this incident on the exam results. The public will be informed about the decision on the final results in detail. information will be provided,” the information said.