What is Cheating in the Digital Age?

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For some, it's because they are actively aware it is happening in their classrooms. For others, it's because they have heard it is happening in someone else's classroom. So I ask, what is cheating in this digital age? For instance, at our school, we use the LMS Canvas but it doesn't inherently lock a student into a quiz tab while taking a quiz so we have bought the "hack" known as Respondus Lockdown Browser as an add-on to do this. What is cheating in the digital age?

Digital Testing Safeguards

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In 2013 I wrote my first blog post on managing technology usage in the classroom. I believe wholeheartedly that classroom management of students on devices is a digital citizenship issue. I also believe that if we are requiring students to use technology in our classrooms, we also need to be teaching students how to use it wisely and timely. Below are my thoughts on this subject: Classroom seating setup - make cheating hard but make monitoring easy for you.