AN ANALYSIS OF AUTOMATIVE ESSAY SCORING PROGRAMS AND THEIR
POTENTIAL IMPACT ON DIRECT WRITING ASSESSMENT SCORES IN UTAH
Introduction - Nature of the Problem
Every English teacher knows the pain of issuing a writing assignment. For...
Introduction - Nature of the Problem The concept of integrating literacy across the curriculums in schools is becoming more prevalent throughout the nation. “Students need to see that everything is connected and reading and writing...
CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION
Methamphetamine and CNS effects
Methamphetamine is a schedule II controlled substance, which means it has a high potential for abuse and is available only through a prescription that cannot be refilled. Methamphetamine or...
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1.1 DUCT TAPE
Adhesive tape, more specifically, masking tape was invented sometime in the 1920's by Richard Drew. He worked for the Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, now known as 3M. Duct tape was originally manufactured by the Johnson &...
deprived of learning because of their social isolation and lack of interaction, which affected their
overall cognitive functioning. As a result, Vygotsky set out to transform education in Russia by
creating new pedagogical styles that would...
writing at this institution is not valued as human communication—and this
in turn reduces the validity of the assessment (CCCC Executive Committee,
They also have concerns with companies not communicating their algorithms with their...
10. How do laser printers and ink jet printers compare to each other? Which is
the most cost effective in printing color?
11. What is an acoustic coupler and how does it compare to modern modems?
What is handshaking, and why is it necessary between...
11 STATE NORMAL SCHOOL.
COURSES OF STUDY.
The Branch Normal School offers two courses of study.
1. The first three years of the regular four years' course leading to a Normal certificate.
2. A Preparatory Course for students over...
as students write on various topics. This issue is not limited to PEG; it is found throughout the
AES systems. A question for future studies would be: Are these variations in algorithms
detectable by writers?
As mentioned previously, a strength...
However, “…even the most proactive teacher must follow through with a negative
consequence for an inappropriate behavior. Yet, the worst time to select a punisher is during an
episode of student misbehavior” (Akin-Little & Little, 2008, p....
12 SOUTHERN BRANCH OF THE
good knowledge of the principal river and mountain systems of the globe; a good knowledge of the principal capes, islands, gulfs, bays, seas, etc., of the globe; the chief industries and products of the principal...
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teach in the public schools of the State; and in the event of such students discontinuing their studies at the University before graduation, they shall be required to pay to the University the amount of registration or...
2.3 Digital Forensics Curriculum Design and Model
Yasinsac, Erbacher, Marks, Pollitt & Sommer proposed a model for digital
forensics education or training [Yas03]. It is shown in Figure 2. This model illustrates
digital forensics training based...
13 STATE NORMAL SCHOOL.
aminers or city boards of education, when such cities are not under the supervision of the county superintendent of schools. * * * Holders of normal scholarships shall be required to declare their intention to...
13 STATE NORMAL SCHOOL.
pass satisfactory examinations in arithmetic, English grammar and composition, physiology, geography, United States history, reading and spelling. The required work in these studies is as follows:
(Rudner). It also reports a high correlation between IEA and human scored essays (Grimes,
Warschauer, 2008; Valenti, 2003) IEA asserts that, “Over many diverse topics, the IEA scores
agreed with human experts as accurately as expert scores...
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In pursuance of an act of the legislature, approved March 20, 1899, the Normal School may receive two hundred students free of any charge for admission or registration, fifty to be appointed each year for a term of four...