Monday, February 13, 2012
Hackers classes full despite scrutiny
As reported in today's Joongang Daily, the classes at a Hacker's academy in Gangnam are full, despite the recent indictment of Hacker's Education Group for illegally obtaining TOEIC examination questions. The indictment comes after years of open and public speculation about the activities of the Hacker's group with respect to TOEIC and TOEFL exams. (click on the accompanying photo to see a full size version) The issue of the integrity of high-stakes test results in a global era is one that seems likely to increase, rather than decrease in importance in coming years.