Table 1: Tools for e-Assessment.

TypeShort descriptionSample tools

Assessment management systemsTools to support instructors to create, administer, assess, and analyse testsAssessment Tools for Teaching and Learning (e-asTTle), Questionmark Perception (QP), Assess By Computer (ABC)
Tools for natural language answer assessmentTools that automatically assess answers written in free text Short Answer Marking Engine (SAME), Intelligentassessment.com
Classroom response systemInteractive student response systems that enable teachers to instantly assess learning in classCPS Student Response Systems, SMART Response, i>clicker, 2Know!, Audience Response System, Beyond Question