Check out this article from the New York Times about computers that have been designed to grade test essays as accurately as human graders (usually). Not sure how I feel about this. A very interesting read, though!
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I know it's a little late, but that doesn't make this month's featured tutor - Amy - any less awesome! Check her out!
Here's an article from The New York Times that talks about the rising popularity of standardized testing taking place at the collegiate level. Personally, as a graduating senior this year, I'm thrilled that I never had to take any standardized tests in my 4 years at the U. I had enough exams, projects and presentations without the added stress of standardized tests. But I'm obviously biased since I feel slammed with schoolwork these last 4 weeks of my college career However, I know that there are plenty of benefits that go along with standardized testing, so feel free to share your thoughts! An interesting read...