Share Paper: Exploring the revision process based on feedback from automated writing evaluation system

  1. Li Zhang, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Tuesday, June 26 2:45 PM-3:15 PM Jordaan 1

Abstract: With the development of technology, Automated Writing Evaluation (AWE) systems have been applied in the writing instruction as a means of providing scores and feedback. Research on AWE are mostly about the reliability or the effect of the systems, but few studies have concentrated on students’ revision process based on automated feedback generated by AWE. This study investigated the writing practice of 56 non-English major freshmen in one of the universities in China. It analyzed the revision process across the drafts based on automated feedback provided by Pigai online AWE system and explored the effect of Pigai on students' written ...