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From Conditional to Exceptional: Using Computer-based Testing to Improve Student Learning Outcomes and Programmatic Effectiveness Donalyn Alexander, RN-BC, MSN, BC, CLNC Shawntay Sparks-Hubbard, RN, BSN, MSN, MHA October 16, 2013. TSTC Program History.

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From Conditional to Exceptional: Using Computer-based Testing to Improve Student Learning Outcomes and Programmatic Effectiveness

Donalyn Alexander, RN-BC, MSN, BC, CLNC

Shawntay Sparks-Hubbard, RN, BSN, MSN, MHA

October 16, 2013


TSTC Program History

  • Texas State Technical College - West Texas ADN Program Inception

  • ADN Program Design and Curriculum

  • Dismal Student NCLEX Results


Testing and Analysis

  • Initial Testing Modalities

  • Archaic Test Analysis

  • Impact of Testing

    • Texas Board of Nursing

    • Student Success

    • Program Issues


  • Switch to CBT


Technology Platform

  • ExamSoft

  • Regulatory Entity Crosswalk


Exam Analytics


  • Education as a Personal Story

  • Influences in Learning

  • Reflective Learning

  • Educational Themes


  • Snapshot


Snapshot

Allows you to view item-by-item “snapshots” of an exam taker’s entire exam


  • Snapshot


  • Testing Performance

    • Test Anxiety

    • Learning Challenges

  • Test-taking Pattern Changes

    • Post-remediation tracking

    • Course-to-Course comparison

  • Snapshot supports identification of:

    • Testing Personality and Traits

    • Testing Performance Issues

    • Test-taking Pattern Changes

  • ExamSoft Snapshot

  • Testing Personality and Traits

    • Cheating

    • Testing Pattern Changes


  • Student Testing Inconsistencies

    • Timing

    • Answering Patterns

  • Grade Changes

    • Poor to Exceptional

    • Exceptional in only certain testing environments

    • Testing Personality and Traits


    Student Testing Performance

    • Student Learning Challenges

    • Test Anxiety

    • Developmental Disorders


    • Post-remediation tracking

      • Test question category comparison

      • Content focused review

  • Course-to-course Comparison

    • Testing personality and trait similarities

    • Course evaluation

    • Longitudinal Analysis

    • Test-taking Pattern Changes


    • In the future…


    • Conclusion


    • Q&A


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