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JTE - Journal of Technology Education

JTE - Journal of Technology Education
Current Editor: Chris Merrill, cpmerri@ilstu.edu Previous Editors: Mark Sanders 1989-1997; James LaPorte: 1997-2010 Permission is given to copy any article or graphic provided credit is given and the copies are not intended for sale. The views expressed in this publication are not necessarily those of the Editor or the Editorial Review Board, nor the officers of the Council on Technology Teacher Education and the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association.

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Plagiarism What this handout is about This handout explains what plagiarism is and outlines steps students can follow to avoid plagiarizing. What is plagiarism? At UNC, plagiarism is defined as “the deliberate or reckless representation of another’s words, thoughts, or ideas as one’s own without attribution in connection with submission of academic work, whether graded or otherwise.”

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What is Plagiarism? — Plagiarism.org - Best Practices for Ensuring Originality in Written Work Many people think of plagiarism as copying another's work or borrowing someone else's original ideas. But terms like "copying" and "borrowing" can disguise the seriousness of the offense: According to the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary, to "plagiarize" means to steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as one's ownto use (another's production) without crediting the sourceto commit literary theftto present as new and original an idea or product derived from an existing source In other words, plagiarism is an act of fraud. It involves both stealing someone else's work and lying about it afterward.

Human Resources Articles for HR Professionals These HR articles will give you the news and information you need to stay up to date in the ever changing HR industry. February 13, 2015 – 814 views Michael Mercer, Ph.D. QR Codes in the Classroom If you haven’t noticed, there has been an influx of strange black-and-white codes showing up all over the place. Restaurants, stores, movie theaters, magazines, and even on the side of buildings! What are they? They are called QR Codes, with the QR standing for Quick Response. Why Nikola Tesla was the greatest geek who ever lived Additional notes from the author: If you want to learn more about Tesla, I highly recommend reading Tesla: Man Out of Time Also, this Badass of the week by Ben Thompson is what originally inspired me to write a comic about Tesla. Ben's also got a book out which is packed full of awesome. There's an old movie from the 80s on Netflix Instant Queue right now about Tesla: The Secret of Nikola Tesla.

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Home - Citation Styles: APA, MLA, Chicago, Turabian, IEEE - LibGuides at University of Pittsburgh This LibGuide was designed to provide you with assistance in citing your sources when writing an academic paper. There are different styles which format the information differently. In each tab, you will find descriptions of each citation style featured in this guide along with links to online resources for citing and a few examples. What is a citation and citation style? A citation is a way of giving credit to individuals for their creative and intellectual works that you utilized to support your research.

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