The Importance of Open-Ended Questions in Digital Assessments, and How to Present Them Effectively
In today's digital age, it is important for educators to recognize the significance of open-ended questions in digital assessments. Open-ended questions promote higher order thinking skills, assess students at a deeper level of knowledge, and help demonstrate content mastery. However, the digital shift in assessment has resulted in a lack of familiarity with answering open-ended questions on a digital device. This article explores why open-ended questions are essential in digital assessments, how educators can present them on digital platforms, and what tools can be used to evaluate open-ended questions. With the right platform and training, educators can effectively implement open-ended questions in their digital assessments, promoting critical thinking skills and digital literacy for 21st century learning.
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To LOFT or Not to LOFT? That is the question.
With the advent of computer-based testing, many organizations are now taking the plunge and moving to a Linear-on-the-Fly Testing model (LOFT). It offers much more flexibility than the traditional static approach to exam paper generation and mitigates much of the risk.
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5 Benefits of Switching to a Dedicated Digital Assessment Platform
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