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Cheating At Private Schools

By December 11, 2012

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Boy Cheating on a Test in a Classroom

High-profile cheating scandals at prestigious academic institutions such as Harvard College have proven what experts have been saying for years--that cheating in academic institutions is on the rise at all levels of schooling. In fact, experts believe that high-performing students are just as likely to cheat as lower performers, and they blame a winner-takes-all testing culture and the sloppy authorship of many articles on the internet. What can students, parents, and teachers at private school do to restore a climate of academic integrity? Read more about cheating in private schools and what teachers, parents, and students can do to curb it.

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December 12, 2012 at 4:48 am
(1) Private Schools Australia says:

Cheating is the worst thing one can do for passing the examination..It is the shortcut but is not succeed as we are not gaining any knowledge through it..Strict action should be taken for cheating..

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