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Test-Item Database Design – Your Key to Fairness

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Join us as our consulting partner, Jim Parry, Owner and Chief Executive Manager of Compass Consultants, LLC discusses the importance of the initial design of a test-item database. He discusses how the initial design or layout of topics affects several outcomes down the line including locating test-items within the database, item selection for assessments, using reports to identify knowledge gaps, and decisions on how to score the examination. 

Topics to be presented in this webinar include:

  • Initial topic structure design
  • Test-item identification
  • Fair, randomized test-item selection
  • Identifying knowledge gaps
  • Scoring the exam – all topics combined or by topic

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