Fall 2021 Teaching Resources

4 strategies to minimize academic dishonesty on remote exams

Include explanation components Requiring that students explain their approach, reasoning and/or uncertainties can increase academic integrity. This strategy can be applied to any quiz exam, quiz, or pset question and works for any format of student response (text-based, equation-based, coded, or orally presented). Even multiple-choice questions can be modified to require an explanation component. Create…

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Changes to your syllabus

Although it is essential to ensure your syllabus is clear and transparent in “normal” times, this is especially true this fall. Please consider including in your syllabus: explicit statements about policies and requirements specific to this semester in a warm tonewell-being resources that might be helpful for your students Syllabus statements For this fall —…

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