The advent of NEP 2020 has seen a shift from knowledge mastery to competency mastery. It also talks about a sea change in the school assessment. Multiple choice test questions, also known as items, will play an important role in this change of assessment. As we know that MCQ can be an effective and efficient way to assess learning outcomes. Hence as teachers, we need to learn the construction of good multiple choice items. That will also improve our ability to test our students in an effective way. Through this workshop teachers will be able to design effective competency bases multiple choice test items for Math & Science Subjects. They will also be able to understand where to apply such tests and how MCQ will help students demonstrate the learning outcome.
- Understanding the potential advantages of MCQ test items in Math & Science
- Constructing a good competency based MCQ test item as per Higher Order Thinking Skills
Secondary School Teachers of Math & Science Subjects