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Unicheck at Instructurecon 2016: the Most Curious Facts and Our Impressions

Unicheck at Instructurecon 2016: the Most Curious Facts and Our Impressions

Known for its 3,000-mile long Colorado Rockies and the world’s largest Rodeo show, this year Colorado has turned into an even more popular place thanks to numerous Canvas fans who came here to take part in InstructureCon 2016. No wonder that their overall amount was so big, since Canvas LMS is now being used by more than 2,000 academic institutions from all over the world.

Held throughout July 18-21, the event took place in Keystone, a town being a perfect fit for skiers, hikers and summer visitors. Inspired by the attractive look of the surroundings, the Canvas team chose a summer edcamp format for the 2016 conference.

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TOP-12 amazing facts about education in different countries

TOP-12 Amazing Facts About Education in Different Countries

There are so many countries in the World, that different nations created their own traditions and cultures, which vary widely. The same we can say about education. Some of the amazing facts in the educational system of different countries are quite logical and seem to be absolutely natural. But there are some other facts that are so unbelievable that we start to look for the roots of their origin! Every country has its own system of traditions, habits, and mentality. Being familiar with those traditions will help us to find out what factors caused them.

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Plagiarism Busters Contest_blog

$150* Unicheck Plagiarism Busters Contest

 ‘Booo!’ – and your heart missed a beat. ‘Shhh!’ – the cold sweat starts out on your forehead. You walk faster along the school corridor and look around in panic: books and papers scattered about in the wildest way, and bubbling green slime are dripping from the ceiling. Ugh! They are already here, so what you are going to do?

On the threshold of the Ghostbusters reboot, the most expectable recreation of legendary movie released in 1984, Unicheck online plagiarism checker has launched a $150* contest for students worldwide! Our overriding goal is to motivate you to use your original writing skills and make your fantasy sparkle with new colours! So come on, you have nothing to hide, just let your imagination run free and enjoy the process!

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Unicheck integrates with Schoology

Now The Schoology Users Can Also Make the Most of Unicheck

The time to announce another LMS integration has come! Now Unicheck has become available for 12 million of the Schoology users. Thus, instructors will be able to strengthen academic success of  students by giving advice on how each submitted paper can be improved after being checked for similarities.

Let’s move on to some specific possibilities the Schoology LMS users get by using the Unicheck App.

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What is emotional learning: How it may help in students

What is emotional and social learning: How it may help students

Probably, not so many people know what emotional and social learning (SEL) is. SEL helps students improve their skills and gain a better understanding, enhance their capacity to control emotions and keep an optimistic vision of life. SEL is based on the theory that the most effective learning emerges with a support of special relationships that make learning more efficient, challenging and engaging.

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Assessment of Students at the Modern Universities

Assessment of Students at the Modern Universities

We can hardly imagine the learning process without assessment of students achievements. Assessment allows educators to see how successfully students perform during their studies. Evaluation is the basis of the educational process. It helps educators find out if students can reach the goals set up by the teachers and curriculum. Basically, assessment is necessary for students also, as it shows how efficiently they work during their classes or how successfully they complete the assignments. Besides, they can see whether or not they should devote some more time for studying.

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Traditional Teaching and Innovative Teaching

Traditional Vs. Innovative Teaching Methods

Constant changes in the educational system and other areas related to education always cause discussions around this topic. It is obvious, that changes turn positive only if they lead to development and improvement in the educational environment while other changes don’t bring any benefit. That’s why, when speaking about teaching methods, we can hear a lot of critical comments about variations in types of teaching. Nevertheless, we may also hear some supporting arguments. So, what arguments seem to be stronger – about traditional or innovative methods of teaching?

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Top 10 Scholarships for International Students

10 Best Scholarships for International Students You Can Apply For Now

Summer is already here and you are still dreaming of studying abroad and getting to know new cultures? Why not find a number of online courses or scholarship contests to take part in? This is a good fit for your brain and a good chance to save budget too.

To focus your efforts on those you can benefit from, do check its participation and eligibility requirements. This way you’ll quickly filter out the ones which aren’t suitable for you.

So let’s take a closer look at them.

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