Rasch measurement is potentially relevant whenever an assessment or questionnaire is constructed to measure the degree of some property inherent in persons or other entities.
8:00 a.m. - 8.30 a.m. Registration and setting up laptops.
8.30 a.m. - 10.30 a.m. Power-point presentation on measurement, classical test theory compared to Rasch, includes history and introduction to the Rasch model.
10.30 a.m. - 10.45 a.m. Morning Tea Break
10.45 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. Discussion of an application of Rasch analysis in the measurement of critical thinking nad voting inclination with interpretation of Rasch/Winsteps output.
1.00 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. Lunch
2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. Guidance through a Rasch analysis starting with an SPSS file and using Winsteps software, more interpretation of output.
3.00 p.m. - 3.45 p.m. Practice using Winsteps software in analyzing data given
3.45 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. Afternoon Tea Break
4.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. Participants will be given an SPSS data file and will write their own control files and run them on the sample data
She has also been teaching and carrying out a great number of tasks related to testing and measurement at different level for the past thirteen years. These include developing test blueprint, item development, test validation, test paper moderation, performance assessment and item banking.