How do I edit an item bank item in Gauge?
You can edit item bank items in Gauge. Edits will display in any assessment that uses the item. If students have submitted answers for an item, you can only edit a copy of the item. Editing a copy will create separate statistical data from the previous version of the item.
When editing an item, you can also add tags to the item. Tags can be used to search for items within item banks. Added tags will display on the item in the bank and in any assessment that uses the item.
You can access your item banks by opening an assessment or creating a new assessment.
To open an assessment, click the title fo the assessment .
To create a new assessment, click the Add Assessment button .
Open Item Banks
To open your item banks, click the Item Banks button.
Open Item Bank
To open an item bank, click the name of the item bank.
Locate the item you want to edit . To edit the item, click the Edit icon .
Edit Item Details
You can edit the item's title , stem , answer choices , and options . You can also align the item to a learning outcome . All edits will display in any assessment that uses the item.
Edit Item Copy
If students have submitted answers for an item, you can only edit a copy of the item. Editing a copy will change the item bank contents for students who take the assessment in the future. It will also create separate statistical data from the previous version of the item.
To edit a copy of the item, click the Edit a Copy button.
You can add tags to items to make them easier to find.
To add a tag to an item, enter the name of the tag in the Tags and Metadata field .
If the tag has already been created, click the name of the tag .
If you want to create a new tag, click the Create new tag option .
Note: Created tags can be added to other items and will display as search filters in any item bank created by a user.
View the tags for your item bank item .
To remove a tag, click the Remove icon .
Save Item Edits
To save your edits, click the Done button . To cancel all changes, click the Cancel button .