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Online Courses Can Offer Easy A's via High-Tech Cheating - Technology - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Online Courses Can Offer Easy A's via High-Tech Cheating - Technology - The Chronicle of Higher Education | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it

Easy A's may be even easier to score these days, with the growing popularity of online courses. Tech-savvy students are finding ways to cheat that let them ace online courses with minimal effort, in ways that are difficult to detect.

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A Technological Cloud Hangs Over Colleges - Commentary - The Chronicle of Higher Education

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Tech Savvy Faculty and a Vision of 21st Century Teachers

In a previous blog post, the tech savviness of students at my university was called into question by the interpretation of data from a study of student engagement and reported in a self-study* of i...
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Tune In June 5 -- Rolling Out a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) Program | EDUCAUSE

Tune In June 5 -- Rolling Out a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) Program | EDUCAUSE | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it

This free hour-long session, “Rolling Out a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) Program,” will offer ideas, sample policy statements and guidelines, and lessons learned for campuses interested in implementing a BYOD strategy for mobile devices on campus.

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Self-Publishing vs. Publisher: Why You Should Do Both | Spin Sucks

Self-Publishing vs. Publisher: Why You Should Do Both | Spin Sucks | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
They say the publishing world is dead, but some publishers are taking risk that is unexpected with self-published authors. Perhaps there is a reason to do both.
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How to Use New-Media Tools in Your Classroom

How to Use New-Media Tools in Your Classroom | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
Check out these seven video tips, made by Edutopia bloggers and contributors, on using technology in your classroom.
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The most popular websites students cite and plagiarize | ZDNet

The most popular websites students cite and plagiarize | ZDNet | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
What websites are students using for their studies.. and in order to plagiarize?
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AppShopper.com » Fantastical for Mac Gets Ability to Create and Edit Reminders

AppShopper.com » Fantastical for Mac Gets Ability to Create and Edit Reminders | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it

Love this app.

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NY Times article wastes time with false digital literacy argument | Mediacology by Antonio Lopez

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Times Higher Education - Open access will bankrupt us, publishers’ report claims

Publishers of humanities and social science journals could go bankrupt if all academic papers became freely available after six months, a report commissioned by publishers has warned.

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Technology in the Classroom: Assets and Liabilities | Faculty Focus

Technology in the Classroom: Assets and Liabilities | Faculty Focus | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
After reading the Faculty Focus Special Report “Social Media Usage Trends Among Higher Education Faculty” I was spurred to share a best practice regarding the use of technology in the classroom.
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The Educator’s Guide to Instagram and Other Photo Apps | The Edublogger

The Educator’s Guide to Instagram and Other Photo Apps | The Edublogger | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
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