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Learner Assessment: Writing Effective Machine-Scored Questions for High School Math

Registration Closed
Facilitator(s): Provincial Assessment Sector
Date:October 06, 2017
Time:1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
No charge
Location: Sherwood Park (Elk Island Catholic Schools)
160 Festival Way
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Course code: 18-AS-004

Target Audience

High School Math Teachers

About this learning opportunity

This workshop focuses on showing teachers how to construct effective multiple-choice and numerical-response questions for high school math. Common issues, errors and misconceptions in item development will be shown, as well as ways to improve the quality of machine-scored items. Hands-on materials and a handbook on item writing will be provided. Participants should bring a copy of a current test that they wish to “polish”, as well as resources to write new machine-scored questions at this workshop. The half-day session will allow participants time to practice the skills described in the session and will explore the concept of blueprinting assessments based on

This learning opportunity is being provided through funding from Alberta Education.