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2015

Higher order thinking in comprehension

Jacovina, M. E., McNamara, D. & Allen, L. K., Aug 11 2015, Handbook of Individual Differences in Reading: Reader, Text, and Context. Taylor and Francis Inc., p. 164-176 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

6 Scopus citations

Natural language processing and game-based practice in iSTART

Jackson, G. T., Boonthum-Deneçke, C. & McNamara, D., 2015, In : Journal of Interactive Learning Research. 26, 2, p. 189-208 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Partial Verbal Redundancy in Multimedia Presentations for Writing Strategy Instruction

Roscoe, R., Jacovina, M. E., Harry, D., Russell, D. G. & McNamara, D., Sep 1 2015, In : Applied Cognitive Psychology. 29, 5, p. 669-679 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Predicting comprehension from students’ summaries

Dascalu, M., Stavarache, L. L., Dessus, P., Trausan-Matu, S., McNamara, D. & Bianco, M., 2015, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Springer Verlag, Vol. 9112. p. 95-104 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 9112).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Scopus citations

Predicting misalignment between teachers’ and students’ essay scores using natural language processing tools

Allen, L. K., Crossley, S. A. & McNamara, D., 2015, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Springer Verlag, Vol. 9112. p. 529-532 4 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 9112).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations

Promoting metacognition within a game-based environment

Snow, E. L., Jacovina, M. E. & McNamara, D., 2015, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Springer Verlag, Vol. 9112. p. 864-867 4 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 9112).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations

Promoting metacognitive awareness within a Game-Based intelligent tutoring system

Snow, E. L., McNamara, D., Jacovina, M. E., Allen, L. K., Johnson, A., Perret, C. A., Dai, J., Tanner Jackson, G., Likens, A. D., Russell, D. G. & Weston, J. L., 2015, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Springer Verlag, Vol. 9112. p. 786-789 4 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 9112).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations

Promoting self-regulated learning in an intelligent tutoring system for writing

Allen, L. K. & McNamara, D., 2015, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Springer Verlag, Vol. 9112. p. 827-830 4 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 9112).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Pssst⋯ Textual features⋯ There is more to automatic essay scoring than just you!

Crossley, S., Allen, L. K., McNamara, D. & Snow, E. L., Mar 16 2015, ACM International Conference Proceeding Series. Association for Computing Machinery, Vol. 16-20-March-2015. p. 203-207 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

7 Scopus citations

Readerbench: The learning companion

Dascalu, M., Stavarache, L. L., Dessus, P., Trausan-Matu, S., McNamara, D. & Bianco, M., 2015, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Springer Verlag, Vol. 9112. p. 915-916 2 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 9112).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations

Readerbench: An integrated cohesion-centered framework

Dascalu, M., Stavarache, L. L., Dessus, P., Trausan-Matu, S., McNamara, D. & Bianco, M., 2015, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Springer Verlag, Vol. 9307. p. 505-508 4 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 9307).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

8 Scopus citations

ReaderBench: Automated evaluation of collaboration based on cohesion and dialogism

Dascalu, M., Trausan-Matu, S., McNamara, D. & Dessus, P., Dec 1 2015, In : International Journal of Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning. 10, 4, p. 395-423 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Spendency: Students' Propensity to Use System Currency

Snow, E. L., Allen, L. K., Jackson, G. T. & McNamara, D., Sep 1 2015, In : International Journal of Artificial Intelligence in Education. 25, 3, p. 407-427 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

The dynamical analysis of log data within educational games

Snow, E. L., Allen, L. K. & McNamara, D., Jan 1 2015, Serious Games Analytics: Methodologies for Performance Measurement, Assessment, and Improvement. Springer International Publishing, p. 81-100 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Scopus citations

The tool for the automatic analysis of text cohesion (TAACO): Automatic assessment of local, global, and text cohesion

Crossley, S. A., Kyle, K. & McNamara, D., Sep 28 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Behavior Research Methods.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

You've got style: Detecting writing flexibility across time

Snow, E. L., Perret, C. A., Allen, L. K., Jacovina, M. E. & McNamara, D., Mar 16 2015, ACM International Conference Proceeding Series. Association for Computing Machinery, Vol. 16-20-March-2015. p. 194-202 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Scopus citations
2014

Analyzing Discourse Processing Using a Simple Natural Language Processing Tool

Crossley, S. A., Allen, L. K., Kyle, K. & McNamara, D., 2014, In : Discourse Processes. 51, 5-6, p. 511-534 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Coh-Metrix measures text characteristics at multiple levels of language and discourse

Graesser, A. C., McNamara, D., Cai, Z., Conley, M., Li, H. & Pennebaker, J., 2014, In : Elementary School Journal. 115, 2, p. 211-229 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Scopus citations

Developing component scores from natural language processing tools to assess human ratings of essay quality

Crossley, S. A. & McNamara, D., 2014, Proceedings of the 27th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference, FLAIRS 2014. The AAAI Press, p. 381-386 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations

Does agency matter? Exploring the impact of controlled behaviors within a game-based environment

Snow, E. L., Allen, L. K., Jacovina, M. E. & McNamara, D., 2014, In : Computers and Education. 82, p. 378-392 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
41 Scopus citations

Emergent behaviors in computer-based learning environments: Computational signals of catching up

Snow, E. L., Jackson, G. T. & McNamara, D., 2014, In : Computers in Human Behavior. 41, p. 62-70 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Frequency effects and second language lexical acquisition Word types, word tokens, and word production

Crossley, S., Salsbury, T., Titak, A. & McNamara, D., 2014, In : International Journal of Corpus Linguistics. 19, 3, p. 301-332 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
19 Scopus citations

L2 writing practice: Game enjoyment as a key to engagement

Allen, L. K., Crossley, S. A., Snow, E. L. & McNamara, D., 2014, In : Language Learning and Technology. 18, 2, p. 124-150 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

Making the most out of it: Maximizing learners' benefits from expert, peer and automated feedback across domains

Wichmann, A., McNamara, D., Bolzer, M., Strijbos, J. W., Fischer, F., Leiba, M., Funk, A., Rummel, N., Ronen, M., Peters, O., Narciss, S., Korndle, H., Roscoe, R., Varner, L. K., Snow, E. L. & Quintana, C., 2014, In : Proceedings of International Conference of the Learning Sciences, ICLS. 3, January, p. 1416-1425 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reading comprehension components and their relation to writing

Allen, L. K., Snow, E. L., Crossley, S. A., Jackson, G. T. & McNamara, D., Dec 1 2014, In : Annee Psychologique. 114, 4, p. 663-691 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Society for Text and Discourse Annual Meeting 2013: Introduction to the Special Issue

McNamara, D. & Schober, M. F., 2014, In : Discourse Processes. 51, 5-6, p. 357-358 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The writing pal intelligent tutoring system: Usability testing and development

Roscoe, R., Allen, L. K., Weston, J. L., Crossley, S. A. & McNamara, D., Dec 1 2014, In : Computers and Composition. 34, p. 39-59 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

What do they do? Tracing students' patterns of interactions within a game-Based intelligent tutoring system

Snow, E. L., Tanner Jackson, G. & McNamara, D., 2014, In : Proceedings of International Conference of the Learning Sciences, ICLS. 3, January, p. 1481-1482 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

What Is Successful Writing? An Investigation Into the Multiple Ways Writers Can Write Successful Essays

Crossley, S. A., Roscoe, R. & McNamara, D., 2014, In : Written Communication. 31, 2, p. 184-214 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Writing quality, knowledge, and comprehension correlates of human and automated essay scoring

Roscoe, R., Crossley, S. A., Snow, E. L., Varner, L. K. & McNamara, D., 2014, Proceedings of the 27th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference, FLAIRS 2014. The AAAI Press, p. 393-398 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations
2013

Applications of text analysis tools for spoken response grading

Crossley, S. & McNamara, D., Jun 2013, In : Language Learning and Technology. 17, 2, p. 171-192 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Are you committed? Investigating interactions among reading commitment, natural language input, and students' learning outcomes

Varner, L. K., Jackson, G. T., Snow, E. L. & McNamara, D. S., Jan 1 2013, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Educational Data Mining, EDM 2013. D'Mello, S. K., Calvo, R. A. & Olney, A. (eds.). International Educational Data Mining Society, (Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Educational Data Mining, EDM 2013).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Cohesion-based prompt effects in argumentative writing

Crossley, S. A., Varner, L. K. & McNamara, D., 2013, FLAIRS 2013 - Proceedings of the 26th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference. p. 202-207 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations

Comparing comprehension measured by multiple-choice and open-ended questions

Ozuru, Y., Briner, S., Kurby, C. A. & McNamara, D., Sep 2013, In : Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology. 67, 3, p. 215-227 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Comparing count-based and band-based indices of word frequency: Implications for active vocabulary research and pedagogical applications

Crossley, S. A., Cobb, T. & McNamara, D., Dec 2013, In : System. 41, 4, p. 965-981 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Does size matter? Investigating user input at a larger bandwidth

Varner, L. K., Jackson, G. T., Snow, E. L. & McNamara, D., 2013, FLAIRS 2013 - Proceedings of the 26th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference. p. 546-549 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations

Educational game enjoyment, perceptions, and features in an intelligent writing tutor

Roscoe, R., Snow, E. L., Brandon, R. D. & McNamara, D., 2013, FLAIRS 2013 - Proceedings of the 26th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference. p. 515-520 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Scopus citations
16 Scopus citations

Expectations of technology: A factor to consider in game-based learning environments

Snow, E. L., Jackson, G. T., Varner, L. K. & McNamara, D., 2013, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Vol. 7926 LNAI. p. 359-368 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 7926 LNAI).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations

Feedback and revising in an intelligent tutoring system for writing strategies

Roscoe, R., Snow, E. L. & McNamara, D., 2013, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Vol. 7926 LNAI. p. 259-268 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 7926 LNAI).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

8 Scopus citations

Game-based writing strategy practice with the writing pal

Roscoe, R., Brandon, R. D., Snow, E. L. & McNamara, D., Jul 31 2013, Exploring Technology for Writing and Writing Instruction. IGI Global, p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

15 Scopus citations

Game performance as a measure of comprehension and skill transfer

Jackson, G. T., Snow, E. L., Varner, L. K. & McNamara, D., 2013, FLAIRS 2013 - Proceedings of the 26th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference. p. 497-502 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Investigating the effects of off-task personalization on in-system performance and attitudes within a game-based environment

Snow, E. L., Jackson, G. T., Varner, L. K. & McNamara, D. S., Jan 1 2013, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Educational Data Mining, EDM 2013. D'Mello, S. K., Calvo, R. A. & Olney, A. (eds.). International Educational Data Mining Society, (Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Educational Data Mining, EDM 2013).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations

Linguistic content analysis as a tool for improving adaptive instruction

Varner, L. K., Jackson, G. T., Snow, E. L. & McNamara, D., 2013, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Vol. 7926 LNAI. p. 692-695 4 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 7926 LNAI).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Motivation and performance in a game-based intelligent tutoring system

Jackson, G. T. & McNamara, D., Nov 2013, In : Journal of Educational Psychology. 105, 4, p. 1036-1049 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

79 Scopus citations

Natural language processing in an intelligent writing strategy tutoring system

McNamara, D., Crossley, S. A. & Roscoe, R., Jun 2013, In : Behavior Research Methods. 45, 2, p. 499-515 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Scopus citations

Paragraph specific n-gram approaches to automatically assessing essay quality

Crossley, S., DeFore, C., Kyle, K., Dai, J. & McNamara, D. S., Jan 1 2013, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Educational Data Mining, EDM 2013. D'Mello, S. K., Calvo, R. A. & Olney, A. (eds.). International Educational Data Mining Society, (Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Educational Data Mining, EDM 2013).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations

Predicting human judgments of essay quality in both integrated and independent second language writing samples: A comparison study

Guo, L., Crossley, S. A. & McNamara, D., Jul 2013, In : Assessing Writing. 18, 3, p. 218-238 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations