How to write a good test question: Nine tips for novice nurse educators

Academic Article


  • Nurses are lifelong learners who are always seeking ways to improve and perfect their skills. Test item writing is a skill that must be practiced and perfected over time. Often, nurses in a clinical role are promoted to the role of nurse educator without receiving training on how to write good test questions. This article presents nine tips for item writing to help nurse educators and clinical educators to create better test questions.
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    Author List

  • Kranz C; Love A; Roche C
  • Start Page

  • 12
  • End Page

  • 14
  • Volume

  • 50
  • Issue

  • 1