Algorithmic Test Proctoring: Are New Tools New Doorways to Perception?

The mind is a tool. The question is, do you use the tool or does the tool use you? — Zen Proverb

Randall Walker was taking an important test. It could determine how well he did in one class, yes, but his grades needed to be maintained at a high level to continue his scholarship and carry on to an advanced degree. Randall Walker suffers from a neurological condition, not unlike Turret’s Syndrome, that causes him to make uncontrolled bodily movements from time to time. He takes medication to reduce his tremors…