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10 Facts About Students and Plagiarism

Referencing as anti-plagiarism isn’t a topic that’s exclusively practiced and enforced in educational settings. Plagiarism prevention is a lifelong, practical skill; one that is especially important in today’s information-rich society. Educators spend countless hours teaching responsible use. Nearly every secondary and higher education institution has a plagiarism policy in place […]

Corroborating and Challenging Accuracy of Sources

Overview In this lesson, you will learn how to corroborate and challenge sources. Evaluating Sources While researching, you will encounter a variety of sources. These can be written texts, speeches, or quantitative data presented in charts and graphs. As a diligent researcher, you need to carefully consider what sources you use and […]

3 Online Quiz Tools Elementary Teachers Love

Technology can be used in many ways in the classroom to differentiate instruction, motivate student learning, and monitor student progress. In particular, I love the many free quiz tools that can easily be used in the classroom to both engage and assess students. Here are several of my favorites and […]