What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Teacher-Made Tests?

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The primary advantage of a teacher-made test is the ability the teacher has to design a customized test that matches the learning goals and content of the class. A key drawback is that teacher-made tests are often narrow in scope and aligned only with the individual teacher's goals. In this article, we'll take a look at what teacher-made tests are and examine their advantages and drawbacks when compared to standardized tests.