Creating a Primary Trait Scale PTA's_Effective_vs_Ineffective[2].doc

50 Classroom Assessment Techniques.

Benander, R., Denton, J., Page, D., & Skinner, C., (2000). PTA: Anchoring assessment in the classroom. //Journal of General Education.//

Baughin, J., Brod, E., & Page, D. (2002). PTA: A tool for classroom-based assessment. //College Teaching.//

How to Develop a Rubric

Rubistar: Tool for finding and developing rubrics

Link to information about Kansas IDEA forms:+

Concept Mapping
Here's a link to a videothat describes uses of concept maps.
This method can check on students representation of knowledge.
Several faculty have students usec-map to create maps. Others use PowerPoint or draw them

The University of West Florida has a great introductory tutorial for learning about concept maps.


Here are sites that house information on writing good tests.
An overview about Multiple Choice tests: