Project Based Learning
as a means to reduce academic cheating
Action Research Problem
         Cheating has not only taken on all new forms, it
         has a whole new definition.
    ...
Dr. Guido!




Who Is Dr. Guido?
Action Research Problem
       Two types of Cheating
       Planned and Panic
        (Grijalva, Nowell, Kerkvliet 2006)

...
Action Research Problem
          WebQuest
             Do you believe in God? Why or Why not?
             2 parts
      ...
Action Research Problem
         WebQuest (110 students)
            3 Assignments
               0.91% Reported Cheating
...
Action Research Problem
          Student Interviews
          Defining Cheating
          Interviewed 10 students
        ...
Action Research Problem

       Interviewed 10 students
          1. How would you define academic cheating?
          2. H...
Action Research Problem
         Cheating is very often a collaboration to being with.
         Project based learning can...
Project Based Learning
as a means to reduce academic cheating
               Questions????
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  • Ficara michael ar_presenation

    1. 1. Project Based Learning as a means to reduce academic cheating
    2. 2. Action Research Problem Cheating has not only taken on all new forms, it has a whole new definition. Through my Action Research I hope to do two things Better define cheating as our students perceive it Find new ways to help teachers overcome many of the boundaries that force our students to cheat. Students today are using the internet to gain what some may say is an unfair advantage
    3. 3. Dr. Guido! Who Is Dr. Guido?
    4. 4. Action Research Problem Two types of Cheating Planned and Panic (Grijalva, Nowell, Kerkvliet 2006) Project Based Learning Research into cheating
    5. 5. Action Research Problem WebQuest Do you believe in God? Why or Why not? 2 parts 3 Assignments and Project Survey Cheating Cycle 1
    6. 6. Action Research Problem WebQuest (110 students) 3 Assignments 0.91% Reported Cheating 20% Teacher Found Cheating Project 0.91% Reported Cheating 10% Teacher Found Cheating Conclusion Cycle 1 Results
    7. 7. Action Research Problem Student Interviews Defining Cheating Interviewed 10 students 1. How would you define academic cheating? 2. How would you define plagiarism? 3. Have you ever cheated before? 4. Do you feel if you copy someone’s work, you are still learning? 5. What where the consequences of your cheating? Goal Cycle 2
    8. 8. Action Research Problem Interviewed 10 students 1. How would you define academic cheating? 2. How would you define plagiarism? 3. Have you ever cheated before? 4. Do you feel if you copy someone’s work, you are still learning? 5. What where the consequences of your cheating? Conclusion Cycle 2 Results
    9. 9. Action Research Problem Cheating is very often a collaboration to being with. Project based learning can reduce cheating because it does two things Students work together Students must come up with something creative. Web 2.0 technologies Conclusions
    10. 10. Project Based Learning as a means to reduce academic cheating Questions????

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