Objective Assessments

Objective Assessment: These are usually multiple choice, true or false, fill in the blank, or short answer tests which require students to recall one correct answers.

Strengths:Objective assessments are quick and easy ways to assess what the student remembers. They can provide immediate feedback for teachers and students.

Weaknesses: Objective assessments only focus on recall or memorized facts. They typically don't test deep comprehension of the objective or standard and don't allow students to think independently by formulating their own solutions.These tests don't usually show how well the student can apply, analyze, synthesize, or evlauate.

Role of Technology: Objective assessments can be manually created, taken and scored on a computer or with purchased software that provides premade assessments.