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Help! Concerned parent wants some good advice. Her son may have cheated.

Discussion in 'English' started by GloriaSunshine, Feb 22, 2012.

  1. GloriaSunshine

    GloriaSunshine New commenter

    With most of our classes, it isn't possible to seat students at single desks, so I think they could copy.
     
  2. I agree. Contacting the school would be the best action. I've only ever had someone blatantly cheat in my class once, and appropriate punishment was issued. It sends out the wrong messages, the wrong example to follow.
     
  3. My room is quite small, so when we do an assessed task, we usually go into the hall and use the 1 per desk seating arrangements. It works quite well.
     
  4. chaucer73

    chaucer73 New commenter

    So no disqualification in the big sense?
    It's along those lines - though he 'acquited' the notes in a manner that was not above board.
     
  5. chaucer73

    chaucer73 New commenter

    What was the punishment?
     
  6. chaucer73

    chaucer73 New commenter

    typo

    should read acquired
     
  7. Well, he was made to re-sit the exam the following week. On an after-school detention. The test was quite important.
     

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