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Writing and grading essay questions that a student's score on an essay exam accurately reflects the student's mastery of the material being tested 4. Here is an excellent example of clearly defined criteria for evaluating student writing an assessment tool to save grading in writing assessment. A computer program will grade student essays on the writing portion of the standardized test set to replace the fcat, according to bid documents released. Grading affiliation: s in the education sector strive to offerboth teachers and students a favorable environment for interaction in order to enhance the teaching.
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