Have you ever cried over a stack of essays late at night, eyes too bleary to see the words clearly? Are you a teacher who practically lives at school? Do you take home hours of grading on the weekends? These things may seem like normal side effects of the job, especially for ELA teachers. Still, should they be?
When it comes to dress code, every individual has a different viewpoint for its implementation. There are clothes that could be fashionable to one person but seen as offensive to another. A dress code can be justifiable when put into a situation that really does require certain attire to be worn. It gives a sense of formality and distinguishes an individual apart from a group. This report seeks to compare and contrast the characteristics of school dress codes with that of dress codes in the workplace.
After over 20 years of teaching college English, VirginiaLynne loves to share tips, teaching plans, and information about the profession. Do you dread grading essays? Most English teachers do. Since I usually look at drafts as well as final papers, I've probably read over twice that many!
Essay scoring: Automated Essay Scoring is the task of assigning a score to an essay, usually in the context of assessing the language ability of a language learner. The quality of an essay is affected by the following four primary dimensions: topic relevance, organization and coherence, word usage and sentence complexity, and grammar and mechanics. ACL While automated essay scoring AES can reliably grade essays at scale, automated writing evaluation AWE additionally provides formative feedback to guide essay revision. WS In contrast, we are interested in providing feedback specialized to the content of the essay, and specifically for the content areas required by the rubric.