More about robots

Audrey Watters (who is one smart person) has a post on the University of Akron’s robot essay grader paper.  Tossing Sabots into the Automated Essay Grading Machine It provides a good overview of the issue from both sides. My personal hightlights are: Comment IV...

Jobs vs marks

Will Work for Beer A 2009 US study suggests that full-time students who are working fewer than 20 hours a week  may, in fact, have a higher grade point average than their jobless peers.   And, this is mainly for “beer money” or other non-tuition expenses....