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2010

Towards a computational assessment of freewriting quality

Weston, J. L., Crossley, S. A. & McNamara, D. S., Oct 19 2010, Proceedings of the 23rd International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference, FLAIRS-23. p. 283-288 6 p. (Proceedings of the 23rd International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference, FLAIRS-23).

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

8 Scopus citations

The role of local and global weighting in assessing the semantic similarity of texts using latent semantic analysis

Lintean, M., Moldovan, C., Rus, V. & McNamara, D., Oct 19 2010, Proceedings of the 23rd International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference, FLAIRS-23. p. 235-240 6 p. (Proceedings of the 23rd International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference, FLAIRS-23).

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

21 Scopus citations
2012

Predicting the proficiency level of language learners using lexical indices

Crossley, S. A., Salsbury, T. & McNamara, D. S., Apr 1 2012, In : Language Testing. 29, 2, p. 243-263 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations
2011

Computational methods to extract meaning from text and advance theories of human cognition

McNamara, D. S., Jan 1 2011, In : Topics in Cognitive Science. 3, 1, p. 3-17 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

40 Scopus citations
2015

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
2017

Predicting success in massive open online courses (Moocs) using cohesion network analysis

Crossley, S. A., Dascalu, M., McNamara, D. S., Baker, R. & Trausan-Matu, S., Jan 1 2017, Making a Difference: Prioritizing Equity and Access in CSCL - 12th International Conference on Computer Supported Collaborative Learning, CSCL 2017 - Conference Proceedings. Smith, B. K., Borge, M., Mercier, E. & Lim, K. Y. (eds.). International Society of the Learning Sciences (ISLS), p. 103-110 8 p. (Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning Conference, CSCL; vol. 1).

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

11 Scopus citations

Preface: Special Issue on Multidisciplinary Approaches to AI and Education for Reading and Writing

Passonneau, R. J., McNamara, D., Muresan, S. & Perin, D., Dec 1 2017, In : International Journal of Artificial Intelligence in Education. 27, 4, p. 665-670 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

4 Scopus citations
2019

Literacy: From the perspective of text and discourse theory

McNamara, D. S., Roscoe, R., Allen, L., Balyan, R. & McCarthy, K. S., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Language and Education. 5, 3, p. 56-69 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2017

Assessing question quality using NLP

Kopp, K. J., Johnson, A., Crossley, S. A. & McNamara, D., 2017, Artificial Intelligence in Education - 18th International Conference, AIED 2017, Proceedings. Springer Verlag, Vol. 10331 LNAI. p. 523-527 5 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 10331 LNAI).

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

2 Scopus citations

Cognition in education

McCrudden, M. T. & McNamara, D., Jul 28 2017, Taylor and Francis. 130 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

4 Scopus citations
2011

Classifying paragraph types using linguistic features: Is paragraph positioning important?

Crossley, S. A., Dempsey, K. & McNamara, D., Dec 2011, In : Journal of Writing Research. 3, 2, p. 119-143 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
12 Scopus citations
2012

Detecting the first language of second language writers using automated indices of cohesion, lexical sophistication, syntactic complexity and conceptual knowledge

Crossley, S. A. & McNamara, D., Jan 1 2012, Approaching Language Transfer Through Text Classification: Explorations in the Detection-Based Approach. Channel View Publications, p. 106-126 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

7 Scopus citations
2017

ReaderBench: A multi-lingual framework for analyzing text complexity

Dascalu, M., Gutu, G., Ruseti, S., Paraschiv, I. C., Dessus, P., McNamara, D., Crossley, S. A. & Trausan-Matu, S., Jan 1 2017, Data Driven Approaches in Digital Education - 12th European Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning, EC-TEL 2017, Proceedings. Broisin, J., Lavoue, E., Drachsler, H., Verbert, K. & Perez-Sanagustin, M. (eds.). Springer Verlag, p. 495-499 5 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 10474 LNCS).

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

3 Scopus citations

Combining machine learning and natural language processing to assess literary text comprehension

Balyan, R., McCarthy, K. S. & McNamara, D. S., Jan 1 2017, p. 244-249. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

4 Scopus citations
2011

Automated assessment of paragraph quality: Introduction, body, and conclusion paragraphs

Roscoe, R. D., Crossley, S. A., Weston, J. L. & McNamara, D. S., Sep 9 2011, Proceedings of the 24th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society, FLAIRS - 24. p. 281-286 6 p. (Proceedings of the 24th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society, FLAIRS - 24).

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

6 Scopus citations
2016

The Narrative Waltz: The Role of Flexibility in Writing Proficiency

Allen, L. K., Snow, E. L. & McNamara, D., Jan 18 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Educational Psychology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2013

Feedback and revising in an intelligent tutoring system for writing strategies

Roscoe, R., Snow, E. L. & McNamara, D., Jul 16 2013, Artificial Intelligence in Education - 16th International Conference, AIED 2013, Proceedings. 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

10 Scopus citations
2011

Translating advances in reading comprehension research to educational practice

McNamara, D. & Kendeou, P., Oct 1 2011, In : International Electronic Journal of Elementary Education. 4, 1, p. 33-46 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

25 Scopus citations
2018

Modeling math success using cohesion network analysis

Crossley, S. A., Sirbu, M. D., Dascalu, M., Barnes, T., Lynch, C. F. & McNamara, D., Jan 1 2018, Artificial Intelligence in Education - 19th International Conference, AIED 2018, Proceedings. Springer Verlag, p. 63-67 5 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 10948 LNAI).

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

1 Scopus citations
2019

Writing flexibility in argumentative essays: a multidimensional analysis

Allen, L. K., Likens, A. D. & McNamara, D., Jun 15 2019, In : Reading and Writing. 32, 6, p. 1607-1634 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2016

Idea Generation in Student Writing: Computational Assessments and Links to Successful Writing

Crossley, S. A., Muldner, K. & McNamara, D., Jul 1 2016, In : Written Communication. 33, 3, p. 328-354 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2015

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

33 Scopus citations
2014

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

Snow, E. L., Tanner Jackson, G. & McNamara, D., Jan 1 2014, In : Proceedings of International Conference of the Learning Sciences, ICLS. 3, January, p. 1481-1482 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Scopus citations
2015

Dialogism: A framework for CSCL and a signature of collaboration

Dascalu, M., Trausan-Matu, S., Dessus, P. & McNamara, D. S., Jan 1 2015, Exploring the Material Conditions of Learning: Computer Supported Collaborative Learning Conference 2015, CSCL 2015 - Conference Proceedings. Lindwall, O., Hakkinen, P., Koschmann, T., Tchounikine, P. & Ludvigsen, S. (eds.). International Society of the Learning Sciences (ISLS), p. 86-93 8 p. (Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning Conference, CSCL; vol. 1).

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

7 Scopus citations
2016

Finding the needle in a haystack: Who are the most central authors within a domain?

Paraschiv, I. C., Dascalu, M., McNamara, D. & Trausan-Matu, S., 2016, Adaptive and Adaptable Learning - 11th European Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning, EC-TEL 2016, Proceedings. Springer Verlag, Vol. 9891 LNCS. p. 632-635 4 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 9891 LNCS).

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

1 Scopus citations
2012

Text simplification and comprehensible input: A case for an intuitive approach

Crossley, S. A., Allen, D. & McNamara, D., Jan 1 2012, In : Language Teaching Research. 16, 1, p. 89-108 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
2016

Taking Control: Stealth Assessment of Deterministic Behaviors Within a Game-Based System

Snow, E. L., Likens, A. D., Allen, L. K. & McNamara, D., Dec 1 2016, In : International Journal of Artificial Intelligence in Education. 26, 4, p. 1011-1032 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2015

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

47 Scopus citations
2018

A multi-Dimensional analysis of writing flexibility in an automated writing evaluation system

Allen, L. K., Likens, A. D. & McNamara, D., Mar 7 2018, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Learning Analytics and Knowledge: Towards User-Centred Learning Analytics, LAK 2018. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 380-388 9 p. (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series).

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

3 Scopus citations
2017

Teaching iSTART to understand Spanish

Dascalu, M., Jacovina, M. E., Soto, C. M., Allen, L. K., Dai, J., Guerrero, T. A. & McNamara, D., 2017, Artificial Intelligence in Education - 18th International Conference, AIED 2017, Proceedings. Springer Verlag, Vol. 10331 LNAI. p. 485-489 5 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 10331 LNAI).

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

2 Scopus citations
2014
21 Scopus citations
2017

The design implementation framework: Iterative design from the lab to the classroom

Stone, M. L., Kent, K. M., Roscoe, R., Corley, K. M., Allen, L. K. & McNamara, D., Jun 16 2017, End-User Considerations in Educational Technology Design. IGI Global, p. 77-98 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations
2018

Comparing machine learning classification approaches for predicting expository text difficulty

Balyan, R., McCarthy, K. S. & McNamara, D. S., Jan 1 2018, Proceedings of the 31st International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference, FLAIRS 2018. Brawner, K. & Rus, V. (eds.). AAAI press, p. 421-426 6 p. (Proceedings of the 31st International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference, FLAIRS 2018).

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

4 Scopus citations
2017

Metacognitive prompt overdose: Positive and negative effects of prompts in iSTART

McCarthy, K. S., Johnson, A., Likens, A. D., Martin, Z. & McNamara, D. S., Jan 1 2017, p. 404-405. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Scopus citations
2018

Comprehension and Writing Strategy Training Improves Performance on Content-Specific Source-Based Writing Tasks

Weston-Sementelli, J. L., Allen, L. K. & McNamara, D., Mar 1 2018, In : International Journal of Artificial Intelligence in Education. 28, 1, p. 106-137 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2016

Timing game-based practice in a reading comprehension strategy tutor

Jacovina, M. E., Jackson, G. T., Snow, E. L. & McNamara, D., 2016, Intelligent Tutoring Systems - 13th International Conference, ITS 2016, Proceedings. Springer Verlag, Vol. 9684. p. 59-68 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 9684).

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

3 Scopus citations
2013

Game performance as a measure of comprehension and skill transfer

Jackson, G. T., Snow, E. L., Varner, L. K. & McNamara, D., Dec 13 2013, FLAIRS 2013 - Proceedings of the 26th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference. p. 497-502 6 p. (FLAIRS 2013 - Proceedings of the 26th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference).

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

1 Scopus citations
2010

Interlanguage talk: What can breadth of knowledge features tell us about input and output differences?

Crossley, S. A. & McNamara, D. S., Oct 19 2010, Proceedings of the 23rd International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference, FLAIRS-23. p. 229-234 6 p. (Proceedings of the 23rd International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference, FLAIRS-23).

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

Strategies to read and learn: Overcoming learning by consumption

McNamara, D. S., Apr 1 2010, In : Medical education. 44, 4, p. 340-346 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations
2015

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

15 Scopus citations
2011

Psycholinguistic word information in second language oral discourse

Salsbury, T., Crossley, S. A. & McNamara, D. S., Jul 1 2011, In : Second Language Research. 27, 3, p. 343-360 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations
2015

Discourse cohesion: A signature of collaboration

Dascalu, M., Trausan-Matu, S., Dessus, P. & McNamara, D., Mar 16 2015, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Learning Analytics and Knowledge, LAK 2015. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 350-354 5 p. (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series; vol. 16-20-March-2015).

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

12 Scopus citations
2017

Adaptive reading and writing instruction in iSTART and W-Pal

Johnson, A., McCarthy, K. S., Kopp, K. J., Perret, C. A. & McNamara, D., 2017, FLAIRS 2017 - Proceedings of the 30th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference. AAAI Press, p. 561-566 6 p.

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

3 Scopus citations
2011

Newness and givenness of information: Automated identification in written discourse

McCarthy, P. M., Dufty, D., Hempelmann, C. F., Cai, Z., McNamara, D. & Graesser, A. C., Dec 1 2011, Cross-Disciplinary Advances in Applied Natural Language Processing: Issues and Approaches. IGI Global, p. 202-224 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2016

Toward revision-sensitive feedback in automated writing evaluation

Roscoe, R. D., Jacovina, M. E., Allen, L. K., Johnson, A. C. & McNamara, D. S., Jan 1 2016, p. 628-629. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Scopus citations
2018

NLP: Getting computers to understand discourse

McNamara, D., Allen, L. K., McCarthy, K. S. & Balyan, R., Jan 1 2018, Deep Comprehension: Multi-Disciplinary Approaches to Understanding, Enhancing, and Measuring Comprehension. Taylor and Francis, p. 224-236 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations
2014
47 Scopus citations
2016

Construct validity in TOEFL iBT speaking tasks: Insights from natural language processing

Kyle, K., Crossley, S. A. & McNamara, D., Jul 1 2016, In : Language Testing. 33, 3, p. 319-340 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2011

Visualizing topic flow in students' essays

O'Rourke, S. T., Calvo, R. A. & McNamara, D. S., Oct 11 2011, In : Educational Technology and Society. 14, 3, p. 4-15 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations
2014

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., Jan 1 2014, In : Proceedings of International Conference of the Learning Sciences, ICLS. 3, January, p. 1416-1425 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article