Just imagine that your book, thesis, or term paper becomes accessible to anyone worldwide. What exactly would you feel? Insult or pride? Of course, your reaction would much depend on the circumstances under which your work became available to the public. But what if it was “Fair Use?” How much do you know about it as a student?
Are you curious to know how your educators detect plagiarism? How can they tell the original work from the copied one or find similarities in the passages taken directly from the work submitted two months ago? They must just know some magic spells that make dishonest students tell the truth and admit cheating… Besides, hypnosis has proved to be effective as well.
Have you ever thought of Google as an ultimate solution for teaching? Most of us have Gmail or Google+ accounts and store documents in Google Drive, but there are far more handy options and tools that you and your students can access completely for free.
With the ability to catch up with students using Google Hangouts video chat or connect with other experts in the field via Google for Educators, you can successfully juggle multiple chores and arrange your classroom work.
Nowadays, the problem of academic dishonesty has become a critical issue and receives more and more attention from teachers and professors. Cheating among students has risen dramatically, forcing experts in the academic environment to look at new ways to detect and fight fraud.
It’s a question that tortures every student: How can I improve my study skills? Is there any way to do it fast and effectively?
First off, you need to realize why you need to boost your study skills. The benefits of being a lifelong learner are numerous. For example, you’ll spend considerably less time doing homework. Then, you get used to learning and stay more concentrated when studying. And, of course, you train your brain and memorize information better. Enjoy the advantages!
Every system has its own rules, laws, schemes and connections. Without certain rules there would be no systematic approaches in science, politics, culture and art. The moving force of science is data collection, research and experiments. Politics is pushed forward by politicians and sometimes people or nations, culture is influenced directly by people, their tastes, knowledge, education, and memory.
School is changing. As with most elements of our society, it is evolving with the times.
Business managers today are expressing that they need to work more with people, particularly those new to the workforce in group settings. This can be more like a study group, a team meeting around a shared goal. It may be different from the classroom where an instructor is overseeing the process; it may be more like a task-focused meeting of people centered on an accomplishment.
You are in the middle of the semester and suddenly realize that you are about to fail a class. Don’t be frustrated – there are still some steps you can take to turn things around before you fall further behind. College can be tough. But studying and focusing on the classes should be your number-one priority, and it’s important to always keep your eye on the prize – that is, on graduation. Figuring out what to do next and preventing it from happening again is critical.