Module 3: Reliability (screen 4 of 4)

Now that you have learned more about reliability, it's time to put that knowledge to use.

Below are some scenarios that ask you to use what you've learned about reliability in a real-life situation. Pick the one that is most appropriate for you.


1. Elementary education

2. Secondary and post-secondary education

3. Government

4. Business

5. Non-profit






Positive Washback

Explaining the concept of reliability to students and parents can increase their confidence in test results.  When students know that the assessment is reliable, you can encourage them to work hard between tests and demonstrate their improvement.