The Pennsylvania Department of Education is testing a computer technology that purportedly marks long-answer essay questions with the same accuracy as humans for its state-mandated exam, with the intention of potentially decreasing the number of markers needed and the time it takes to get results.

The technology is an artificial intelligence system called IntelliMetric, developed by Vantage Learning of Bucks County, Pa.

Jerry Bennett, school profiles manager for the Pennsylvania Department


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