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Reports of academic dishonesty rise - The George-Anne

Reports of academic dishonesty rise - The George-Anne | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
The George-AnneReports of academic dishonesty riseThe George-AnneOne major outlet for academic dishonesty is the access to the Internet, Tim Giles, associate professor of writing and linguistics, said.
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How to Write an Academic Summary

How to Write an Academic Summary | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
This article will provide information to know about summary writing. Furthermore this article will provide tips on how to get the main ideas from a piece of reading.
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Saying, “My students can't write,” is a cop out - Minnesota Daily

Saying, “My students can't write,” is a cop out - Minnesota Daily | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Saying, “My students can't write,” is a cop outMinnesota DailyThis becomes exceedingly more frustrating because a real chance to help students improve their writing is being missed.
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The Future of E-Learning is Crowdsourcing | Online Universities

The Future of E-Learning is Crowdsourcing | Online Universities | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it

By Justin Marquis Ph.D. Call me a skeptic, but the idea of having random people from around the Web collaborating in the creation of e-learning content for accredited online degree programs seems absurd.


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Procrastinating Academics Get Boost with Online Writing Club

Six years old but still a good idea against procrastination: an online writing club.

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Writers Circle helps improve creativity - Griffon News

Writers Circle helps improve creativity - Griffon News | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it

We get to see budding writers, people who have some talent, stuff like that, so it's fun.” It is fun and laid-back, which is why Andrews said Writers Circle is not a place where...

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Plagiarizing common occurance - North Wind Online

Plagiarizing common occurance - North Wind Online | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Plagiarizing common occuranceNorth Wind OnlineThe instructors are always willing to help students who are confused and students are also able to visit the Writing Center for more help.
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Exciting Things Going on in Germany - Writing Center

Exciting Things Going on in Germany - Writing Center | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Many of them e-mailed our writing center and let us know that they would like to participate in our ongoing education for writing center work and literacy management. We designed this series of seminars with the aim to make ...
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10 things you have to know to be computer literate | TechRepublic

10 things you have to know to be computer literate | TechRepublic | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
... write more emails than documents, but the task is nearly identical.) It is tough to claim to be computer literate if the basic functions of word processing — like spell check, table creation, and working with headers — are outside your...
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College Composition Students on their Writing Center Visit

College Composition Students on their Writing Center Visit | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
I recently had my students write an "About Me" essay as it might appear on an Electronic Portfolio, a cover letter for a job, or an application for graduate school.  The assignment comes from a ca...
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The Socratic Dilemma: Social Writing: A Grand Experiment in ...

The Socratic Dilemma: Social Writing: A Grand Experiment in ... | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
As part of my continuing efforts to improve undergraduate academic writing, I recently applied to the Institute of Advanced Teaching and Learning for a small grant from their Staff-Student Collaboration fund.
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insomniac's guide to reading: Educational Nugget: Literacy with an ...

insomniac's guide to reading: Educational Nugget: Literacy with an ... | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Educational Nugget: Literacy with an Attitude. I love thrift shopping and yard sales-- particularly for the great books I manage to find. Literacy with an Attitude by Patrick J. Finn, was one ...
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How to write a good introductory and concluding paragraph ...

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How to Write a Good Concluding Paragraph. PART I. How to Write a Good Introductory Paragraph. I. The Parts of an Academic Introductory Paragraph. An introduction to an academic essay must have a hook, background ...
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How to Edit Academic Essays and Professional Writing

How to Edit Academic Essays and Professional Writing | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
This article discusses the proper steps to take when editing and proofreading your academic essays and professional writing.
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How to Write an Academic Response

How to Write an Academic Response | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
This article will provide students with a few tips to keep in mind when it comes to response writing.
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Top 5 Obstacles to Good Writing - Duke University

Top 5 Obstacles to Good Writing - Duke University | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Duke UniversityTop 5 Obstacles to Good WritingDuke UniversityAs academics, we often assume writing should be a solitary activity, but that approach can be isolating and unproductive.
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ePortfolio Examples - ePortfolios with GoogleApps

ePortfolio Examples - ePortfolios with GoogleApps | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
A website to support the use of GoogleApps to construct ePortfolios in both K-12 schools and in higher education (RT @MoodleMcKean: ePortfolio examples with Google Apps http://t.co/ktMTLgfJ...

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Educators in Search of Common-Core Resources - Education Week News

Educators in Search of Common-Core Resources - Education Week News | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
WLTX.comEducators in Search of Common-Core ResourcesEducation Week NewsBy Catherine Gewertz As states and districts begin the work of turning common academic standards into curriculum and instruction, educators searching for teaching resources are...
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Living Geography: Writing Tools

Living Geography: Writing Tools | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
23: Holt Hall - Geography and Literacy Conference - Workshop 'Writing the Earth'. 28: GA London. 30-31: Fieldtrip. Vital Geography Portal Manager TWIG Consultancy TeachIt Consultancy OS Consultancy Writing.
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Is academic writing normal writing? « writerkatebarker

Is academic writing normal writing? « writerkatebarker | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
The issue of academic writing and 'normal' writing has been an issue that I have been grappling with for a number years. My endeavour to rewrite my thesis outside the boundaries of academia for a general audience is an ...
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How to (Try to) Get a Lot Done in the Sciences - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education

How to (Try to) Get a Lot Done in the Sciences - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
RT @DrMarkham: RT @drmlb: Good advice for an academic career - how to increase your writing time via @ProfHacker http://t.co/3o3W2vWs...
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Rise in student plagiarism cases attributed to blurred lines of digital world - Denver Post

Rise in student plagiarism cases attributed to blurred lines of digital world - Denver Post | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Rise in student plagiarism cases attributed to blurred lines of digital worldDenver PostBy Kevin Simpson University of Colorado student Jenn Roark, left, receives help from writing consultant Nancy Mann at the Writing Center on campus.
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  • This resource is used as a statistics to show the rise in cases of digital plagiarism among students.
  • I can include the URL in the description to show where i got the original information from.
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Academic Writing Tips : How to Write a 10-Page College Term ...

Academic Writing Tips : How to Write a 10-Page College Term ... | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
To write a 10-page college term paper overnight, concentrate on quality over quantity, use source material wisely and insert strong opinions into the body of the paper. Write an overnight 10-page term paper with tips from a ...
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Coordinator, Writing Centre (#F014-2011) - HigherEdJobs

The Emily Carr Writing Centre is a key resource for the academic support of writing, research, critical analysis and speaking, as well as for programming and institutional development focusing on the relationship between writing practice and ...
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ANN ARBOR: Creative writing class gets students in the habit of writing regularly - Heritage Newspapers

ANN ARBOR: Creative writing class gets students in the habit of writing regularly - Heritage Newspapers | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it

 Creative writing class gets students in the habit of writing regularlyHeritage NewspapersBy Leslie McGraw, A2 Journal Students learned how to get in the habit of writing at a recent creative writing workshop series at...

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