Detecting and Preventing Classroom Cheating: Promoting Integrity in Assessment

Detecting and Preventing Classroom Cheating: Promoting Integrity in Assessment

by Gregory J. Cizek
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761946543

ISBN-13: 9780761946540

Pub. Date: 03/21/2003

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Because cheating increases in direct proportion testing as surely as smuggling does in proportion to tariffs, Cizek (educational measurement and evaluation, U. of North Carolina-Chapel Hill) offers teachers, principals, school board members, and policy makers a collection of information on the rising practice and its prevention. He writes in a conversational tone…  See more details below

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Because cheating increases in direct proportion testing as surely as smuggling does in proportion to tariffs, Cizek (educational measurement and evaluation, U. of North Carolina-Chapel Hill) offers teachers, principals, school board members, and policy makers a collection of information on the rising practice and its prevention. He writes in a conversational tone unbroken by citations, and includes practical illustrations of the sort he, and presumably other teachers, have encountered in classrooms. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761946540
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
03/21/2003
Series:
Experts In Assessment Series
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Series Editors' Introduction
Preface
About the Author
1What Do We Know About Cheating in the Classroom?1
2Why Is Cheating a Problem?24
3How Does Cheating Occur?41
4How Can Cheating Be Detected and Addressed?63
5How Can Cheating Be Prevented?85
6What Are the Next Steps?110
Resource A. Glossary121
Resource B. Resources Used to Cheat127
Resource C. Resources to Help Deter Cheating135
Resource D. Sample Cheating Policies and Honor Codes147
References159
Author Index165
Subject Index167

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