Teaching Strategies

Responding to Instances of Academic Dishonesty

Although implementing the above recommendations can increase students’ motivation to practice academic integrity and limit their opportunities to cheat, instances of academic dishonesty will likely continue to occur. Such moments are deeply frustrating, but there are resources at BC that can support faculty at those times, including university-wide policies and school-specific procedures. Planning ahead for possible academic integrity violations can also prove useful as faculty strive to respond to violations in a manner that is consonant with their pedagogical values.


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