NGN Talks: Test Validity
- Presented By
- Hong Qian, PhD, Lead Psychometrician, Operations & Maintenance, Examinations, NCSBN
- Exam Development, Exam Operations, Next Generation NCLEX (NGN)
- Board Members, Board Staff, Executive Officers, General Public, Nursing Educators, Nursing Professionals, Policy Makers
- Knowledge Network
- NCLEX Examinations
Test validity is the degree to which evidence and theory support the interpretations of test scores. It’s the most important criteria when determining exam quality – and a continuous process that helps gather evidence and data that determine sound scoring methods. This NGN talk looks at what's being done to ensure the validity of the Next Generation NCLEX.