addressalign-toparrow-leftarrow-rightbackbellblockcalendarcameraccwcheckchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-small-downchevron-small-leftchevron-small-rightchevron-small-upchevron-upcircle-with-checkcircle-with-crosscircle-with-pluscontroller-playcrossdots-three-verticaleditemptyheartexporteye-with-lineeyefacebookfolderfullheartglobegmailgooglegroupshelp-with-circleimageimagesinstagramFill 1light-bulblinklocation-pinm-swarmSearchmailmessagesminusmoremuplabelShape 3 + Rectangle 1ShapeoutlookpersonJoin Group on CardStartprice-ribbonprintShapeShapeShapeShapeImported LayersImported LayersImported Layersshieldstartickettrashtriangle-downtriangle-uptwitteruserwarningyahoo

Re: [newtech-1] [feedback] Student Aims to Eliminate Cheating on Exams

From: user 2.
Sent on: Tuesday, October 1, 2013 11:14 AM
I wouldn't call that an easy fix.

In college GPA scores are highly regarded. If a student could prove that they got a harder test than someone else in the class then they could find a school liable in regards to scoring of grade point averages. There is a reason that standardized tests are the norm.

Test scores, especially multiple choice exams and tests, are designed to level the playing field for every person in the room. If you start changing the questions for some the test is no longer standardized and therefore can open a huge can of worms for both teacher and school.

On Tue, Oct 1, 2013 at 11:11 AM, Brian Coca <[address removed]> wrote:
easy to fix by giving each question a 'dificulty rating' and setting a exam wide one and an acceptable margin (exam can be 200 with a 3 point margin up or down).

Please Note: If you hit "REPLY", your message will be sent to everyone on this mailing list ([address removed])
This message was sent by Brian Coca ([address removed]) from NY Tech Meetup.
To learn more about Brian Coca, visit his/her member profile

To report abuse or block this person, please click here
Set my mailing list to email me As they are sent | In one daily email | Don't send me mailing list messages

Meetup, POB 4668 #37895 NY NY USA 10163 | [address removed]

Our Sponsors

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy