Am I Wrong or Am I Right? Gains in Monitoring Accuracy in an Intelligent Tutoring System for Writing

  title={Am I Wrong or Am I Right? Gains in Monitoring Accuracy in an Intelligent Tutoring System for Writing},
  author={Laura K. Allen and Scott A. Crossley and Erica L. Snow and Matthew E. Jacovina and Cecile A. Perret and Danielle S. McNamara},
We investigated whether students increased their self-assessment accuracy and essay scores over the course of an intervention with a writing strategy intelligent tutoring system, W-Pal. Results indicate that students were able to learn from W-Pal, and that the combination of strategy instruction, game-based practice, and holistic essay-based practice led to equivalent gains in selfassessment accuracy compared to heavier doses of deliberate writing practice (offering twice the amount of system… CONTINUE READING

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