Second Avenue Learning, a leader in the design and development of serious games, interactives, online courses, and assessment, welcomes Ben Paris, Director of Learning and Assessment, to our growing team!
Ben has over 20 years of experience in assessment and learning design. He is a former Kaplan Curriculum Director responsible for industry-leading LSAT and GMAT courses. As an Assessment Director at Pearson Education, Ben created assessment standards, trained assessment partners, and developed strategies to use assessments in innovative ways to improve learner experiences. He founded ansrsource’s Applied Critical Thinking Institute (ACTI), where Ben developed programs that were proven to improve critical thinking skills. He has created award-winning online learning systems, trained hundreds of writers and teachers, and has personally helped thousands of students achieve their educational goals.
"Ben's expertise in learning design, assessment, and technology, is well aligned with Second Avenue Learning’s focus on improving student outcomes,” said Victoria Van Voorhis, founder and CEO of Second Avenue Learning. “We are excited to have Ben join the Second Avenue Learning Team and bolster our ability to impact our and our partners’ learners."
Ben will partner with our clients and subject matter experts to provide cutting-edge, research-based assessment, content, and technology solutions for learners of all levels.