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Test Question Templates

For many years, I struggled with a common teaching dilemma: how can I help my undergraduate students practice and perform analytical thinking within the confines of traditional high-stakes tests?

In 2019, with the help of colleagues Ben Wiggins (University of Washington) and Kiki Jenkins (Arizona State University), I had a breakthrough idea -- a framework that would help my students prepare for interesting, complex test questions without giving away the exact questions or answers.

We call the framework Test Question Templates, or TQTs for short.

Our first peer-reviewed paper on TQTs is this:

And here are some other sources of information about TQTs:

I welcome any and all questions and comments about TQTs! Feel free to email me at gcrowther AT everettcc DOT com.