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Integrity Matters: Creating A Culture Of Responsibility, Education And Prevention, Danielle Palombi Jun 2018

Integrity Matters: Creating A Culture Of Responsibility, Education And Prevention, Danielle Palombi

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Though academic integrity is crucial to one’s individual and professional development, cheating still occurs. New approaches to combatting cheating in the classroom include taking a more universal approach and fostering a culture of integrity where each member of the academic community is aware of the importance of it and is committed to upholding its values. It’s recognized that when students view their instructors as exhibiting the values of academic integrity -- honesty, fairness, trust, respect, and responsibility -- students are more likely, in turn, to embrace these values themselves (Lang, 2013). In this way, academic integrity is important to the …