Rubric Use in Technical Communication: Exploring the Process of Creating Valid and Reliable Assessment Tools

@article{Boettger2010RubricUI,
  title={Rubric Use in Technical Communication: Exploring the Process of Creating Valid and Reliable Assessment Tools},
  author={Ryan K. Boettger},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication},
  year={2010},
  volume={53},
  pages={4-17}
}
Assessing the quality of student efforts and products is a continual necessity for academics and practitioners in technical communication; however, the process of constructing valid and reliable rubrics remains an underexplored topic in the field. This paper first addresses some of the assessment concerns and then describes a case study that documents the… CONTINUE READING