The fact that students will attempt to cheat on exams and tests is nothing new, but the tactics now being employed by students have made educators’ jobs much more difficult when it comes to curbing the prevalence of cheating. Below we share both old and new cheating methods and some practical advice for educators on how to reduce the problem. Each of the cheats and the advice that follows have been provided to us by real educators.
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