Tag Archives: cheating

Students, nothing I assign you is ‘bullshit’

Tuesday, @Jezebel‘s Lindy West came to the defense of cheating.  West’s defense included the following… Some forms of “cheating” are actually more akin to savvy time management—it can be just a disparaging term for “efficiency.” Some cheating is about determining … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Comments Off

You’re not a scapegoat if you actually did it

Last week, Harvard announced it had a wee huge cheating problem in one of its classes. Almost half of the 279 students who took assistant professor Matthew Platt’s Introduction to Congress class in the spring are under investigation for cheating. [source] One … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 3 Comments