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Plagiarism software can be beaten by simple tech tricks

Posted by on December 2, 2014

IT scholar says PDF tweaks allow students’ copied work to evade detection. Hannah Fearn reports Source: www.timeshighereducation.co.uk

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The College Plagiarism Infographic – e-Learning Infographics

Posted by on December 2, 2014

The health informatics program at the University of Illinois at Chicago presents The Reality And Solution Of College Plagiarism Infographic. Source: University of Illinois-Chicago

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Understanding Plagiarism

Posted by on December 2, 2014

Staff and students at York St John University talk about what constitutes as plagiarism, how to avoid it and what is expected in regards of good academic wri… Source: www.youtube.com

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Our Tools Shape Us

Posted by on November 13, 2014

The educational tools that we choose often shape how we educate our students, so let’s choose them wisely with one eye on the future. Source: www.edutopia.org This same concept applies to a lot of lab courses. There’s some big machine which drives the lab activity because it’s there, we’ve paid for it, and it’s all […]

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Learning Objectives – Teaching Excellence & Educational Innovation – Carnegie Mellon University

Posted by on November 7, 2014

Source: www.cmu.edu What is the most important thing in your course for students to know or do in five years? That’s the question that we use to start the first consultation we have with instructors.  It is important to understand what you expect of students. This becomes the foundation that instructors build their course.  Once […]

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The NMC Horizon Report: 2013 Higher Education Edition

Posted by on October 21, 2014

The NMC Horizon Report > 2013 Higher Education Edition is a collaborative effort between the NMC and the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI), an EDUCAUSE Program. The tenth edition describes annual findings from the NMC Horizon Project, a decade-long research project designed to identify and describe emerging technologies likely to have an impact on learning, teaching, […]

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Turnitin Maintenance on Saturday, October 11, 2014

Posted by on October 6, 2014

Turnitin will be performing scheduled maintenance on Saturday, October 11, 2014, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. U.S. Central Time. Turnitin will be intermittently available during the maintenance window. Instructors are encouraged to modify assignment due dates either before or at least several hours after the scheduled maintenance window. Stay current with Turnitin’s system status, […]

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Blackboard Services Experiencing Technical Difficulties

Posted by on September 8, 2014

Blackboard services are currently experiencing major technical difficulties. Users have reported problems when attempting to login to Blackboard, when accessing the Grade Center, and when attempting to access Tegrity Classes. Educational Technology is working to restore services at this time. Please be patient. EdTech will send out a follow-up announcement when services have been restored.

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CLC Software Request Process for SUMMER / FALL 2014 Now Open!

Posted by on March 31, 2014

EdTech is opening up the Computing Learning Center (CLC) software request process for instructors who need specific software packages installed in computer learning centers across campus. The software request web-based application is available on the EdTech web site. 1. Go to edtech.mst.edu/clc/. 2. Click Request Software (Faculty). Please enter all software requests before close of […]

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