Sample Selector

Sample Selector is a tool for creating and editing samples, or groups of data you compare across—they're not "samples" in the statistical sense, but more like filters.

By default, a single sample exists: "All Data". With the Sample Selector, you can create new samples to organize your data.

You can use samples to:

A sample is composed of one or more filters, specific conditions that narrow down your sample.

Creating a sample

The general process for creating a sample is to:

The effect of multiple filters

DataShop interprets each filter after the first as an additional restriction on the data that is included in the sample. This is also known as a logical "AND". You can see the results of multiple filters in the sample preview as soon as all filters are "saved".

External Tools /
SEMILAR - The Semantic Similarity Toolkit
SEMILAR is the most widely used semantic similarity toolkit downloaded more than 4,000 times from 121 different countries and 49 U.S. states. In education, it has been successfully used for assessing open ended student responses that can vary in size from a word to a sentence to a paragraph or longer.
target language is English, available as both a standalone applications and Java library
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Vasile Rus
Version 10.5.4 February 12, 2020