Items tagged "ACADEMIC INTEGRITY"




Putting Research Into Practice

Zeenath Reza Khan

Instructor in the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences:

University of Wollongong, Dubai

For Zeenath Reza Khan winning the 2015 Turnitin Academic Integrity Award for the Africa and Middle East region concluded an extremely successful year. The instructor from the University of Wollongong in Dubai also received her PhD in September from the university’s sister campus in Australia.

Opening a Dialogue About Plagiarism for Parents and Students

Amy Mahoney

English Teacher

Mahopac Central School District, New York

Amy Mahoney says she wants students to “rely on their own thinking… and not on sources or on each other.” Mahoney uses Feedback Studio as a deterrent and also a teaching tool, to initiate discussions about authentic work and original thought.

Improving Program-Level Assessments With Turnitin’s Rubrics

Elizabeth Jones

Business Professor

Notre Dame of Maryland University

Consistency in assessment is often a challenge, across time and across the institution. Elizabeth Jones uses Turnitin’s rubrics to facilitate course and program-level assessments and improve student learning outcomes.

Making Turnitin Feedback Studio Part of College Culture

Audrey Wick

English Professor

Blinn College, Texas

Audrey Wick has used Turnitin in her community college courses for over 10 years. “It’s part of our college culture.”

One-on-One Writing Conferences with Turnitin Feedback Studio

Sarah Henderson

English Teacher

Loma Linda Academy, California

Sarah Henderson, an English professor, sees students struggling with grammar, composition, and idea conceptualization. She uses Turnitin Feedback Studio as a tool to support growth and improve student investment in their own success.

Giving Students a Research-Based Education in the 21st Century

Cynthia Christopherson

English Teacher

North Stafford High School, Virginia

Cynthia Christopherson, a High School English teacher, encounters underprepared students every year. She relies on Turnitin Feedback Studio as a check for similar content.

Using Turnitin to Empower Students to Become Life-Long Learners

Nancy Ruffell

English Teacher

Snowflake High School, Arizona

Nancy Ruffell uses Turnitin Feedback Studio’s Similarity Index to help students integrate sources, paraphrase properly, and analyze existing scholarship.

Evaluating Student Work in Psychology Courses

Nayena Blankson

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Spelman College, Georgia

Blankson saves time and customizes her grading process with her own QuickMark sets, providing students with differentiated instrution.