How Social Media Encourages Plagiarism (and Six Ways You Can Fight It)
NOVEMBER 13, 2017
Writing assignments, for example, do not exist to keep all the fun out of kids’ lives; they are designed to teach efficiently. If you assign a paper on the features of a novel as a genre, for example, name a specific novel you’d like them to analyze for those features. Consider breaking large assignments into milestones by asking students to submit several drafts before turning in a final paper, for example. Has the ubiquity of social media given plagiarism new life?