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Writing Instructor, Skeptical of Automated Grading, Pits Machine vs. Machine - Technology - The Chronicle of Higher Education
How grading writing is really a social dance, and machine grading a dance of the machines. Consider how granting agency to the machines changes the questions of reading and writing and persuasion while you sit back and enjoy the ballet.
fyc  machinegrading  dh  agency 
may 2014 by mcmorgan
Machine Scoring Fails the Test
Damn. NCTE makes more work for students and teachers by finding - surprise - that computers can score accurately only texts written to the computer's algorithm. And so now we even have to adapt our human assessment to human possibilities. Just when I thought we could simply teach Best Practices and call it a day.
machinegrading  assessment 
may 2013 by mcmorgan

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