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Grading, machine scoring and more

Posted on Monday April 29th 2013

Recently the news has described the challenges to machine scored essays.  One group suggests that machine scoring can not do what human professors and teachers can accomplish.  Others suggest that robo-readers can accurately score essays and writing. Other articles discuss the role of humans in grading differently, and more inclusively. Another sources discusses the pros/cons of grading with letters/numbers. Ultimately, the decisions about how to grade and whether machines can grade essays will be with college professors for some time.

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