Currently it seems that “plagiarism” has become the new trend among many of the famous filmmakers, artists or writers. The moment their scenarios, films and books grow in popularity, the fans are confused by the fact that something they truly believed to have been created by their “favorite” was just another duplication. At the same time, there are many who would like to take advantage of someone else’s achievements.
If you’re a student, then you probably understand the iterative nature of your education. In college, courses within a major naturally progress from basics to more advanced topics, which is why there’s usually a sequence to what courses you take, as well as prerequisite courses that must be completed before the more advanced courses. The knowledge you gain in the earlier courses serves as a platform from which you launch into more advanced studies.
Pop quiz: What is one of the biggest problems that e-learning courses face? It might shock you to hear that it’s plagiarism. According to a May 5, 2015 article on iSpring, “A recent study of academic journal articles revealed that more than 68% of articles researchers surveyed qualified as plagiarized.” Though plagiarism is quickly spreading, those hardest hit are often the e-learning sites, like Coursera. So why the sudden boom in copied work?
You as a student might be eager to learn how to make your studying better. Good studying results directly depend on how productive you can be. Human beings are not able to perform functions immediately at the drop of a hat. It’s vitally important not to be sleepy, hungry or exhausted. If you aren’t productive, then it’s time for a change!
Have you run out of ideas on how to teach your students? It happens. You know that it’s practically impossible to stay creative and full of ideas when you have thousands of tasks to do – creativity is possible when you have time to think everything over.
Students use online tools daily for personal needs. Why not use them for teaching, then? Digital tools aren’t just entertaining, they suggest new approaches and solutions when used with skill. What is even more important, they make teachers’ lives a lot easier. Why is that? Let’s check this out.
Being articulate is always a plus. You understand most of what you hear or read. You are an interesting and pleasant person to talk to. Your speech is expressive and your ideas clearly formulated. You can answer professors’ questions at seminars without any difficulties.
“Oh hi Becky who refused to kiss me during spin the bottle in 6th grade & now wants to play “FarmVille,” looks like tables have turned,”
Recently, I shared the above meme that I had recently come across on the “Secret” iOS app on my iPhone (an app where anonymous users local to your city post “secrets” as images with overlapping text, which are just as often visual jokes and commentary on the outside world as they are true confessions).Read More