Many students suffer from test anxiety. It tends to interfere with the ability to organize one’s thoughts, inhibiting concentration and memory before and during an examination. This module can help schools identify whether or not students suffer from test anxiety, ways in which they experience nervousness associated with tests or quizes, and provide support to help students overcome such worries and behaviors that come with academic examinations.

 


Sample Items

  • In the past five school days, I forgot material that I had learned for a test or quiz.
  • In the past five school days, I had difficulty organizing my thoughts when taking a test or quiz.
  • Today, I worried that other students would think that I am a loser if I fail a test or quiz.