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Student Cheating

Why Don't More Kids Cheat?

Posted 04.29.2013 | Politics

This opinion was republished with permission from TNTP Blog, a national nonprofit committed to ending the injustice of educational inequality. By T...

Survey Finds Fewer High School Students Are Cheating, Lying And Stealing

Posted 11.27.2012 | Education

The Josephson Institute of Ethics’ biennial report card on American youth suggests that cheating, lying and stealing among high school students is o...

Thinking About Thinking

Chris Berdik | Posted 01.15.2013 | Science
Chris Berdik

The people taking these drugs are worried about not keeping up. They reach for a quick fix, and in doing so they are certainly not alone. But, it's not just a lack of fortitude that leads these students to rely on chemicals for help. It's a lack of faith.

The Global Search for Education: On Cheating

C. M. Rubin | Posted 11.03.2012 | Education
C. M. Rubin

According to a survey of 24,000 high school students in grades 9-12, 95% of students said they cheated during the course of their education, ranging from letting somebody copy their homework to cheating on tests.

Teachers Accused Of Giving Students Answers On State Tests In Exchange For Perks

Posted 05.30.2012 | Education

Teachers at a Brooklyn elementary school are accused of giving their students the answers on standardized tests, reports the New York Daily News. In r...

Is Cheating on the SAT Rational? Maybe So

David Callahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
David Callahan

There are obviously huge incentives to cheat on the SAT, since test scores can have a major impact on one's professional and economic future.

Why Honor Codes Reduce Student Cheating

David Callahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
David Callahan

Some professors may only encounter student cheating rarely -- or even never at all. And chances are that those faculty teach at schools with a strong honor code.

Colleges Need to be Pushed to Stop Student Cheating

David Callahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
David Callahan

Universities can succeed in reducing cheating. But they first need to be pushed.

Do Colleges Care About Student Cheating?

David Callahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
David Callahan

Why does academic integrity rarely end up on the front burner? The problem, in a nutshell, is the lack of incentives for anyone to take this on.

Faculty Need More Support to Go After Cheaters

David Callahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
David Callahan

When Richard Quinn, a business professor at the University of Central Florida, accused many of his students of cheating earlier this month, he probably didn't expect to find himself at the center of a national media story.

UCF Scandal Shows the Need to Fight Cheating with New Tactics

David Callahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
David Callahan

Anyone who has looked at the research on student cheating knows that the problem is rampant on college campuses.