Category Archives: writing for tests

Writing & Test Anxiety: An Interview with Dr. Sari Soutor

by Harmony Button Last week’s WAC email addressed writing in final exam situations, and made some suggestions for teachers as they designed exams. This week’s email takes a look at the student experience of test anxiety when they are faced … Continue reading

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Writing in Test Situations

by Harmony Button “We could improve our use of exams by taking four basic actions: 1. teaching students how to write essay exams, 2. building in more opportunities for process into the exam setting, 3. improving the focus and clarity … Continue reading

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