Writing Pal
Writing Pal
URL http://www.adaptiveliteracy.com/writing-pal
Cost Free
Address Payne Hall 108, 1000 S. Forest Mall, Tempe, AZ 85287, US
Year Created
Type Academic - School
Audiences Teachers
Technologies Visual recognition and Analytics
User count 0
Creators

SoLET Lab à Arizona State University

Description

Writing Pal is a web-based software tool developed to provide a means of automatically scoring essays in the same way as a teacher might while also providing writing strategy instruction, game-based practice and individualized formative feedback to help students improve their writing proficiency.

Evolution
Tech Description
Uses

Learning English (Writing)

Reasons

N/A

Managers
Strategies
Pros

Receive a score and formative feedback, assistant

Limitations

N/A

Difficulties
Publications

Roscoe, R. D., Allen, L. K., Weston, J. L., Crossley, S. A., & McNamara, D. S. (2014). The Writing Pal intelligent tutoring system: Usability testing and development. Computers and Composition, 34, 39-59.