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Automated Essay Scoring : A Cross-disciplinary Perspective
Contents: C. Bereiter, Foreword. M.D. Shermis, J.C. Burstein, Preface. Introduction. Part I:Teaching of Writing. M. Myers, What Can Computers Contribute to a K-12 Writing Program? PartExpand
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State-of-the-art automated essay scoring: Competition, results, and future directions from a United States demonstration
This article summarizes the highlights of two studies: a national demonstration that contrasted commercial vendors’ performance on automated essay scoring (AES) with that of human raters; and anExpand
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Handbook of Automated Essay Evaluation : Current Applications and New Directions
Carl Whithaus, Foreword. M. D. Shermis, J. Burstein, S. A. Bursky, Introduction to Automated Essay Evaluation. N. Elliot, A. Klobucar, Automated Essay Evaluation and the Teaching of Writing. S. C.Expand
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Contrasting state-of-the-art automated scoring of essays: analysis
This study compared the results from nine automated essay scoring engines on eight essay scoring prompts drawn from six states that annually administer high-stakes writing assessments. Student essaysExpand
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Anxiety sensitivity: Unitary personality trait or domain-specific appraisals?
Abstract We tested the hypothesis that the Anxiety Sensitivity Index (ASI) measures a unitary personality variable. College students ( N = 840) were administered the ASI along with a questionnaireExpand
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Stress-buffering factors related to adolescent coping: a path analysis.
To uncover those factors that buffer the impact of stressful negative experiences on adolescent adjustment, a theoretical model of adolescent stress and coping, with social support and social problemExpand
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Effects of Computer-Based Test Administrations on Test Anxiety and Performance
Abstract This study examined the degree to which computer and test anxiety had a predictive role in performance across three computer-administered placement tests (math, reading, written English).Expand
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Contrasting State-of-the-Art in the Machine Scoring of Short-Form Constructed Responses
This study compared short-form constructed responses evaluated by both human raters and machine scoring algorithms. The context was a public competition on which both public competitors andExpand
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A Comparison of Survey Data Collected by Regular Mail and Electronic Mail Questionnaires
A survey was conducted by the National Council on Measurement in Education (NCME) to examine the telecommunications needs of the organization's membership. A component of this study permitted anExpand
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Automated Essay Scoring: Writing Assessment and Instruction
This article provides an overview and rationale for the development of automated essay scoring (AES) and associated spin-off technologies including electronic portfolios, support for English-languageExpand
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