Assess students

Gathering exam data

STEP 6. Administer the exam

Prepare your students

Students should not be forced to guess what will be on the exam. Therefore, make sure you specify course learning objectives or provide study questions prior to the exam. [more]

Distribute the exam

The administration of an exam may affect student performance. Therefore, it is important to follow many procedural guidelines to provide an effective administration. For exams with multiple-choice questions, one suggestion for preparation is to counter “test-wise” strategies that students sometimes use. [more]

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