Writing and Analyzing Multiple Choice Tests

Teaching Seminar

Meeting Details

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Speaker: Suzanne Weinstein, Ph.D. Manager of Instructional Consulting and Coordinator of Academic Assessment, Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence

Abstract: In this session you will learn some tips for writing multiple choice questions that effectively separate students who know the material from those who don’t know it. We will also address strategies for writing multiple choice questions to assess higher order thinking skills. Finally, you will learn how to use an item analysis to improve your test questions.

Room Reservation Information

Room Number: 114 McAllister

Date: 03/25/2010

Time: 11:30am - 1:00pm