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Title Machine scoring of student essays : truth and consequences / edited by Patricia Freitag Ericsson and Richard H. Haswell.

Imprint Logan : Utah State University Press, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  808.042076 M184 2006    ---  Available
Description 268 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Patricia Freitag Ericsson and Richard H. Haswell -- Interested complicities : the dialectic of computer-assisted writing assessment / Ken S. McAllister and Edward M. White -- Meaning of meaning : is a paragraph more than an equation? / Patricia Freitag Ericsson -- Can't touch this : reflections on the servitude of computers as readers / Chris M. Anson -- Automatons and automated scoring : drudges and black boxes, and dei ex machina / Richard H. Haswell -- Taking a spin on the intelligent essay assessor / Tim McGee -- ACCUPLACER's essay-scoring technology : when reliability does not equal validity / Edmund Jones -- WritePlacer Plus in place : an exploratory case study / Anne Herrington and Charles Moran -- E-Write as a means for placement into three composition courses : a pilot study / Richard N. Matzen Jr. and Colleen Sorensen -- Computerized writing assessment : community college faculty find reasons to say "Not yet" / William W. Ziegler -- Piloting the COMPASS E-Write software at Jackson State Community College / Teri T. Maddox -- Role of the writing coordinator in a culture of placement by ACCUPLACER / Gail S. Corso -- Always already : automated essay scoring and grammar-checkers in college writing courses / Carl Whithaus -- Automated essay grading in the sociology classroom : finding common ground / Edward Brent and Martha Townsend -- Automated writing instruction : computer-assisted or computer-driven pedagogies? / Beth Ann Rothermel -- Why less is not more : what we lose by letting a computer score writing samples / William Condon -- More work for teachers? possible futures of teaching writing in the age of computerized writing assessment / Bob Broad -- Bibliography of machine scoring of student writing, 1962-2005 / Richard H. Haswell.
Subject English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching -- Evaluation.
Report writing -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Evaluation.
Grading and marking (Students) -- Data processing.
Educational tests and measurements -- Data processing.
Added Author Ericsson, Patricia Freitag, 1950-
Haswell, Richard H.
ISBN 087421632X (pbk. : acid-free paper)
9780874216325 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
Standard No. YDXCP 2395371

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