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WEBINAR: AB ED - Writing Effective Machine-Scored Questions for High School Science
Presented by: Alberta Education
Date(s):
Monday, February 03, 2020 | 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Session Location:
Online
About the Session:

TARGET AUDIENCE: GRADE 10 - 12 SCIENCE TEACHERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND

This workshop focuses on showing teachers how to construct effective multiple-choice and numerical-response questions for high school science. Common errors and misconceptions in item development will be shown, as well as ways to improve the quality of machine-scored items. Participants should bring a copy of a current test that they wish to review and revise, as well as resources to write new machine- scored question. 

 

About the Presenter(s):
Alberta Education
Cancellation Policy:

Request for cancellation or refund must be received in writing (fax/email) at the CARC office a minimum of 7 FULL days prior to the event start, or registration fees will apply and refunds will not be issued. If you are unable to attend a session and unable to provide seven FULL days’ notice, please feel free to delegate an alternate to attend in your place. CARC also reserves the right to cancel an event within the 7 calendar days due to unforeseen circumstances such as facility closures, terrorist threats, natural disasters or extreme inclement weather (-35 C or colder). Cancellation notices should be sent to npenney@carcpd.ab.ca.

Cost: $0.00
Focus(es): Assessment, Science
Grade Level(s): 10-12
Audience:
Special Notes: Participants are requested to have questions/examinations to work on, along with the related Program of Studies and/or Assessment Standards document. Participants are also requested to have contexts from which to build context-related questions.
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