Scantron Corporation

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Scantron Corporation
Founded 1972
Founder(s) William E. Sanders
Headquarters Eagan, Minnesota, United States

Scantron Corporation is an American company based in Eagan, Minnesota, that manufactures and sells machine-readable papers on which students mark answers to academic multiple-choice test questions. To analyze those answers, the machines use image-based data collection software and scanners. Scantron is a division of M&F Worldwide.

Scantron was a member of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) from 2010 until it resigned from the organization in 2012.[1]

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  1. ^ Hawkins, Beth. "Minnesota's Scantron becomes latest ed-related firm to quit ALEC". MinnPost. Retrieved 2012-05-29. 

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