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Task Force Busy Drafting Phase 3 Report

The Task Force has been busy drafting a Phase 3 report and gathering additional internal and external psychometric input on the suggestions from the blueprint and test design committees so we can make some high-level decisions. In November, we plan to publish our Phase 3 report and preliminary recommendations. We look forward to sharing them…

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Task Force Convened Two Committees Over the Summer

The Task Force convened two committees over the summer that met by video conference to develop Phase 3 recommendations for the blueprint and design of the new examination based on the results of the Phase 2 practice analysis; the opinions and ideas voiced by stakeholders during Phase 1; and the professional judgment and experience of…

Phase 2 Report of The Testing Task Force

Testing Task Force Publishes Phase 2 Report

The Testing Task Force is pleased to publish its Phase 2 report, which details the results of the practice analysis it conducted last year. View the Testing Task Force Phase 2 Report: 2019 Practice Analysis to learn about what knowledge, skills, and abilities newly licensed lawyers need to perform their job activities. The results of…

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Nationwide Practice Analysis Survey Concludes

Thousands of attorneys from around the country took the Testing Task Force’s historic practice analysis survey, which successfully concluded at the end of September. Thank you to everyone who participated in the survey; the responses will help guide policy decisions about test content during Phase 3 of our study. The results of the survey will…


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The Task Force has reached a pivotal moment in its three-year study: the Blueprint Development Committee and the Test Design Committee have completed their work for Phase 3 and made preliminary recommendations about the #barexam of the future. Read more:

Our work, like everything else, has been affected by COVID-19. How do we ensure that the #barexam is prepared to meet future challenges and keep pace with a rapidly changing profession? We'll work virtually in Phase 3 to create a test blueprint and design:

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How do the results of the practice analysis inform #barexam test design? Check out the Executive Summary in the Testing Task Force's Phase 2 Report and don't forget to subscribe!