The educational thoughts of Jason Epstein
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Comparison study of 26 services: Five systems -- TurnItIn, PlagAware, Ephorus, PlagScan and Urkund -- detected about 70% to 63% of the plagiarism in five test papers uniformly submitted, a "C-" grade in the German University system, Weber-Wulff says, awarding them a "partially useful" score, top honors among the services. Others did even worse, including at least one system that may be a front for helping cheaters evade the popular TurnItIn system.
"This event revolves around a carousel of 'how can I?' activities, in which delegates work in groups, engaging in six workshops, each demonstrating the simplicity for anyone to transform existing learning materials into dynamic resources or how to use everyday technology to enhance their teaching practice. This is your chance to ask the question............'How can I?'"