(learn more) You want your PLT to be coordinated, teaching to the same targets, assessing with the same rubric. And the resulting data will still be directly comparable across your team. (learn more) Essay Tagger is a web-based tool that helps you grade your essays faster by eliminating the repetitive and inefficient aspects of grading papers.
You'll be able to speed up your grading process without sacrificing the quality of the feedback you give to your students.
Adding a new comment to the list will take only as much time as it takes for you to think and type it: issue in another student's paper; the comment you just added can be applied with a quick mouse click, saving you precious seconds, energy, and brainpower.
As you grade each essay you'll add more and more comments for each core element in the rubric.
Essay Tagger is Essay Tagger works entirely in your web browser so there's nothing to download or install on your computer.
This means it doesn't matter whether you use a Mac or a PC, whether you're at school or at home.
This provisional score is meant to be changed by your instructor.
When you open the assignment, any ungraded essay or short answer items show as Complete with a 0% Score.
Unlike other assignment answers which are scored automatically by Mastering, your instructor must enter your grade for any essay or short answer (free-form text) you submit.