10 Tips For Creating More Effective Multiple-Choice Questions
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10 Tips For Creating More Effective Multiple-Choice Questions

One of the critical elements to understanding what students know and are able to do is using spot-on assessment items that provide fair and valid data. Good data helps teachers make instructional decisions, informing student groupings and identifying needs for additional instruction or stretch strategies for continued learning and growth. To better understand what goes…

An Overview Of Categories Of Questions For Critical Thinking
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An Overview Of Categories Of Questions For Critical Thinking

What are the different types of questions? Turns out, it’s pretty limitless. I’ve always been interested in them–the way they can cause (or stop) thinking; the nature of inquiry and reason; the way they can facilitate and deepen a conversation; the way they can reveal understanding (or lack thereof); the stunning power of the right…