Academic Freedom a Legal Right
May 16, 2023

Is Academic Freedom a Legal Right

Introduction: Academic freedom, the cornerstone of higher education, has long been heralded as a fundamental principle that nurtures intellectual growth and fosters innovation. It provides scholars, researchers, and educators the liberty to pursue knowledge, challenge established norms, and engage in critical discourse. However, while academic freedom is widely acknowledged as an essential element of a […]

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April 17, 2023

What Academic Integrity Means to You As a Student

Academic integrity is the commitment to act responsibly and ethically when completing coursework, exams or other tasks. It involves a set of values (honesty, responsibility, respect and courage) that support students’ ability to produce fair, accurate, and original work. Many universities promote academic integrity through mission statements, policies, procedures and honour codes. They also make […]

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Teaching Effectiveness
March 24, 2023

Why is Teaching Effectiveness Important?

Effective teaching is an important part of ensuring students are able to achieve their goals. It also has a positive impact on their wellbeing and the environment in which they learn. Teachers have an immense impact on their students, helping them to learn and develop into successful members of society. This is why it is […]

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March 7, 2023

Student Surveys: A Course of Action for Administrators

As a former Department Chair of English, Arts, and Humanities, Carissa Gray knows the dedication and diligence it takes to successfully serve students and faculty. She had the honor to serve over 30 full and part-time faculty members. It was her responsibility to hire, orient, train, evaluate, and retain them. Her goal was to create […]

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Academic Freedom a Legal Right
February 13, 2023

What is Academic Freedom, and Why is it Important?

Academic freedom is a human dignity norm that shapes faculty members’ work and their mission at universities. It is a necessary element of an educational system that fosters intellectual inquiry and exploration. When it is threatened, however, it can easily lead to illiberalism or outright authoritarianism. This is why it is essential to protect academic […]

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Academic Integrity
February 10, 2023

Academic Integrity: A Personal Journey as a Student

Academic integrity is a vital aspect of education and plays a critical role in shaping students’ futures. It refers to the adherence to ethical and moral principles in the academic world, such as honesty, fairness, trust, and responsibility. As a student, maintaining academic integrity is crucial for personal success and contributing to the credibility and […]

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Academic Integrity
January 18, 2023

What are Academic Integrity Examples?

Academic integrity refers to the rules and regulations for students in an educational environment. It also refers to behavior that violates the rules and regulations. This includes cheating on exams, plagiarism, stealing or reproducing examination materials, and concealing them. These violations can result in punishment. Plagiarism by accident Accidental plagiarism is when someone borrows someone […]

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Higher Education
December 27, 2022

The Importance of Student Success in Higher Education

Student success is hugely important, and many different aspects can be considered when assessing it. Some parts to consider include student diversity, climate, institutional barriers, and financial support. Academic success A lot of research has been done on identifying predictors of academic success for students. Academic self-efficacy, or the ability to succeed, is a common […]

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December 2, 2022

Investing in Academic Leadership Training

Developing academic leadership skills is a skill that requires some form of training. Research has shown that successful leaders strongly commit to their profession and desire to improve. However, many higher education institutions lack these skills and do not offer formal leadership training. Research on leadership in higher education Across the globe, there are many […]

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November 17, 2022

Using Digital Media in the College Classroom

Whether you are an instructor or a student, you must have a good understanding of how to effectively incorporate digital media into the classroom. This will help you get the most out of the educational experience. Research strategy Using a multi-media approach, this course explores the myriad ways in which young people are consuming and […]

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