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Educational measurement, testing and evaluation

Objective tests

Are questions that demand answers that are either right or wrong and for each of which there is only one possible correct answer. Advantages Are easy to mark and grade. Examine a wide coverage of the topics learned hence students read widely. They are practical and handy for relatively large classes. Human error, bias or […]

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Educational measurement, testing and evaluation

Purpose of measurement and Evaluation

The primary purpose of assessment is to improve student learning. To identify areas of weakness in learning.. Helps build a shared understanding of the progress made by pupils in order to provide pointers for further development Provide feedback to students, staff and parents/guardians on pupils progress and achievements. Timely feedback improves motivation and achievement for […]