Tag Archives: Elijah Mayfield

More Blogging on Automated Essay Grading

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1015) Sometime guest blogger and friend of e-Literate Elijah Mayfield has another great post up on using machine learning tools in the service of improving student writing over at his company blog. However you may feel about … Continue reading

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Great Post on Machine Learning and Essay Grading

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1015) Vik Paruchuri, the author of the edX automated essay grading component, has a great (and lengthy) post up that, in part, responds to Elijah Mayfield’s post on the edX announcement. There’s a good discussion going … Continue reading

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Please Welcome Featured Blogger Elijah Mayfield

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1015) When the story first broke a while back about the Kaggle contest for robo-grading essays that could be “similar to” human graders, I got interested. So after doing a little reading, I ended up contacting … Continue reading

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What Is Machine Learning Good For?

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1015) A few weeks ago, Audrey Watters wrote a great piece on her concerns about robo-grading of essays. (I tend to take a lot of inspiration from the things that annoy Audrey, in part because they … Continue reading

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