Instructional designers who have received a batch of questions from a subject matter expert (SME), undoubtedly had a fair number of True/False style questions authored. Or perhaps, you caught yourself committing this crime. [Read more…]
The SME has plenty of knowledge of their domain, but may not have the time, patience, or experience to write an effective test for their training. In this first of many descriptions, I’ll demonstrate how I tackle the task of authoring assessments and test questions, let’s evaluate a question sent to me by a subject matter expert (SME).