Teaching academic integrity is one consequence often overlooked in the concept of plagiarism
Plagiarism detection technology is good for more than just a "gotch ya" moment for professors. Reinforcing academic integrity can also be a valuable, punishment-free lesson for students.
That's the idea behind SafeAssign, an online resource that not only scours student papers for instances of plagiarism, but also offers preventative advice on how to avoid the red flags that catch educators' attention as they review research projects and homework assignments.
SafeAssign is available to colleges and universities that use the...