On Thursday 13th December 2018, the National Institute of Educational Testing Service (Public Organization): NIETS hosted and gave a warm welcome to 75 attendees, consist of Universities Presidents or representatives and project coordinators of NIETS at Richmond Stylish Convention Hotel, Nonthaburi province, as a part of a meeting concerning Grade 6 and 9 O-NET academic year 2018.
Dr.Warunee Liewwiwatchai, Ph.D., Deputy Director has placed high priority on and ordered all concerned agencies to put utmost effort in providing standardization of O-NET administration to representatives in each testing fields. She also thanked the Presidents, Universities and all participants for their dedication to increase testing standard, fair and transparency as the standards of National Educational Testing mentioned. In addition, she publicly said that qualified NIETS representatives should be selected by the universities focusing on their duty to monitor and supervise in testing administering throughout period testing according to the standard set.
Mr. Patana Thanakorn, Head of Testing Administration Department, gave an overview of last year O-NET administration with satisfied result implementation. Furthermore, he concluded the recommendation and other comments from test centers including last year task feedbacks in order to improve testing administration and implementation effectively more. In the last session, attendees had an opportunity to share their concerns and suggestions.
Besides, NIETS also gave an opportunity to public in sharing such comments and feedbacks for improvement via four channels as followed: (1) directly line to executive (2) by post/mail (3) email: firstname.lastname@example.org and (4) call center +662-217-3800