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Pattern Based Items
Walter A. Stroup

Why Choose PBIs?

Why PBIs? Pattern Based Items are the ultimate solution for standardized testing headaches. PBIs beat the competition by providing: 1) More information – The patterns

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Pattern Based Items
Walter A. Stroup

NWEA vs. Pattern Based Items

NWEA vs. Pattern Based Items Walter Stroup is chair of the department of STEM education and teacher development and an associate professor at the University

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Pattern Based Items
Walter A. Stroup

What are PBIs?

What’s a pattern-based item? The first thing you’ll notice, if you sample some, is that there can be more than one right answer to a question.

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Pattern Based Items
Walter A. Stroup

Standardized testing reform

What Standardized Testing Reform Misses The standardized testing reform debate is framed around two extreme poles. It’s either, “why there can be no changes to

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