“I don’t want to be the one to explain to your parents why you aren’t going to graduate.”
We’ve talked about cheating before. What would you do, if you caught your students cheating? That is a difficult question to answer, and one professor in Florida tackled the issue head-on in his class. Thank you, Deb, for sharing this controversial story with us! Be warned — watching the video may trigger flashbacks and make you feel guilty all over again for cheating on that chemistry test in the 9th grade (or maybe that was just me)!
Perhaps you’ve heard about the recent large-scale cheating incident at the University of Central Florida – it’s caused quite a stir in “all things academe.” UCF Professor Richard Quinn was suspicious of the unusually high grades he received on a mid-term exam in his senior-level business management capstone course, so he ran a statistical analysis of student grades… Continue reading