In April 2015, Empire State College hosted the 8th Annual CDL Conference in Saratoga Springs. Below is a video of our Keynote Speaker, Dr. Barbara Oakley and her presentation on "Learning to Learn."
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Added by Linda Lawrence on November 13, 2015 at 10:30am —
Once people hear I teach online, I've had a few ask me how I know it's the real student actually taking the online course (assignments, discussions...). What are the latest thoughts on maintaining academic integrity/honesty in making sure online students have not hired someone to take the course for them? There was a recent Chronicle of Higher Education piece that raised some concerns.
Added by John Thompson on November 25, 2010 at 10:25am —
As a K12 teacher in my formative years, I remember taking education courses while I was teaching high school French to complete my masters. These were required for NYS certification as well as tenure. Like most young teachers, my first years in the classroom were filled with daily, "urgent" needs to have lessons and materials prepared for my students. When I would go to my… Continue
Added by Robert Piorkowski on October 21, 2010 at 10:34am —
Online faculty (and the public at large) frequently have questions about how to maintain academic integrity in online classes. While research shows that people assume more cheating is happening online, there is no conclusive evidence that there is any difference in the amount of cheating that actually occurs...I thought this was an interesting paper on the subject: Assessment Design and Cheating Risk in Online Instruction (… Continue
Added by Dan Feinberg on September 30, 2010 at 4:09pm —