Elodie Bresse

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September 2020

What do teachers think about academic integrity?

15 Sep 2020|All there is to know about plagiarism, Preventing plagiarism|

Academic integrity in students' coursework may seem like a given for certain teachers. For others, achieving this academic integrity is seen as a winding and difficult road to follow. Still, it would be nice to be sure that students wrote their own homework, rather than copied answers from the internet. More specifically, it would be [...]

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April 2020

Suspected plagiarism in student work… how should you react?

22 Apr 2020|All there is to know about plagiarism, Preventing plagiarism|

Grading research papers is an inherent part of a teaching career. Whether it's an internship report, dissertation, thesis or any other writing that needs to be graded, academic integrity is equally important. Indeed, to avoid plagiarism, all duplicated content must be clearly indicated, at a minimum, with quotation marks and the original author mentioned. As [...]

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Rules of the road, Plagiarism prevention | 1 goal: responsible behaviour

9 Apr 2020|Preventing plagiarism|

Why compare ROAD SAFETY and PLAGIARISM PREVENTION? The students of today are the professionals of tomorrow. In their working lives, they will have to demonstrate respect and integrity. It's best if they can develop these qualities during their studies. Compilatio collaborates with many secondary and higher-education institutions to reinforce plagiarism prevention. To increase efficiency, our [...]

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March 2020

An effective bibliography: great, but how?

27 Mar 2020|Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

When writing a dissertation, thesis or any other research-based assignment, the bibliography is important and will impact the final grade. It references the list of sources used during your documentary research. The bibliography generally appears at the end of the work, before the appendices. It can have different names: index, collection of references, works cited, [...]

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February 2020

Sources in a slideshow = recommended or mandatory?

14 Feb 2020|Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

Cecilia and her group are scheduled to give a presentation in a few days. She loves this kind of assignment since it allows her to bring out her creative side with appealing visuals. She knows that all written assignments must cite sources. But what about her slideshow?   Slideshows, an increasingly prevalent part of coursework [...]

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Why is plagiarism prohibited? What are my incentives to respect copyright?

3 Feb 2020|All there is to know about plagiarism, Preventing plagiarism|

The development of the Internet makes it easier to share knowledge. Now, an image, book or even music can easily be made accessible and pirated. Knowledge belongs to everyone. In this regard, some people question the usefulness of citing original works and authors. Why is plagiarism prohibited? What reasons do I have to respect copyright? [...]

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January 2020

Student plagiarism: Create an educational learning opportunity

3 Jan 2020|All there is to know about plagiarism, Preventing plagiarism|

During their career, every teacher will face cases of plagiarism. Some resort to punishment, while others opt for leniency. The importance of the assignment greatly influences the approach adopted. When possible, the teacher can turn an alarming situation into a teaching opportunity. How can this be done? This is a time to identify the possible [...]

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December 2019

5 tips to avoid plagiarism

11 Dec 2019|All there is to know about plagiarism, Preventing plagiarism|

Under the pressure of the Publish or Perish system, plagiarism is spreading throughout academia. It is a phenomenon that is difficult to quantify , even though , judging from blogs about the topic, PhD theses where this problem is visible are legion.5 tips to avoid plagiarizing... Accidentally or not. #1 KNOW THE RULES... "Research is [...]

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November 2019

Reading efficiently : You have everything to gain!

29 Nov 2019|Preventing plagiarism|

As a student, do you sometimes feel overwhelmed by the amount of documents you have to browse through, read and digest ? Then, this article is for you! We will explain in a few paragraphs the benefits you will gain from reading efficiently. We will also explain to you how to do it! What is [...]

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Why use royalty-free images and graphics during class?

20 Nov 2019|Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

Teddy is working on a presentation for class next week. To be sure to do it correctly, he followed the advice given in the article "Using Digital Graphics to Make Appealing Visual Presentations". He wants to use images and graphics.The presentation will not be distributed beyond the class.  Teddy asks himself if he should use [...]

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October 2019

Quotation rules to avoid plagiarism

10 Oct 2019|All there is to know about plagiarism, Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

When writing an internship report, a thesis or a research piece, you must use citations for all quotes. Sources must be mentioned in the body of the text and at the bottom of the page. The bibliography appears at the end of the assignment, with a list of detailed sources.   There are several ways [...]

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August 2019

Paraphrase = plagiarism?

2 Aug 2019|All there is to know about plagiarism, Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

Franck works in a vocational school this year, he thinks that if you change a few words in a quote, you don't have to quote the author. The Cambridge Dictionary defines paraphrase as "the same thing written or spoken using different words, often in a simpler and shorter form that makes the original meaning clearer". [...]

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July 2019

Translation = plagiarism?

31 Jul 2019|All there is to know about plagiarism, Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

Manon is in the writing process of her thesis. She wondered: "I found an interesting text in a language other than English. If I translate it, should I mention the source?" The search for information is becoming international Since the arrival of the Internet, knowledge sharing has become easier and automatic translators have made accessing [...]

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Using Digital Graphics to Make Appealing Visual Presentations

24 Jul 2019|All there is to know about plagiarism, Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

The connection with your audience The first 90 seconds should serve to connect with your audience. Here are some ideas to help you to do this: Ask an engaging question Use impactful numbers Show pictures and ask your audience to guess what you are going to talk about Talk about a general fact and then [...]

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May 2019

The Perfect TeamWork Guide

23 May 2019|Uncategorized|

Do you have to do teamwork? Yes, but you have also realized that it does not come naturally for everyone. In this article we will present you 5 rules to understand to facilitate teamworking. Rule 1: Considering multiple personalities Learning the qualities of each team member In a group there can be all kinds of [...]

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La Tricyclerie supported by Compilatio

13 May 2019|Uncategorized, What's new at Compilatio?|

Compilatio was charmed by the idea of “La Tricyclerie,” which offers to collect organic waste to make compost by bicycle. To encourage and grow this great idea  Compilatio has chosen to support the association, and we are pleased to share its story. "The last pedal stroke from the plate to the ground" Everything started from [...]

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April 2019

How Compilatio became a partner to 1% for the Planet?

26 Apr 2019|Events, Uncategorized, What's new at Compilatio?|

Compilatio commits itself to the planet on a daily basis Compilatio strives to be an actor for environmental protection.  In order to do so, some members of the Compilatio team began implementing simple environmental protection actions and adopting an eco-responsible approach. We welcomed new ideas and pitches from team members and began doing so as [...]

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Compilatio Participates in the French Network of Students for Sustainable Development

25 Apr 2019|Uncategorized, What's new at Compilatio?|

The future of students is at the heart of Compilatio's business. Getting involved with the REFEDD demonstrates that it is possible to study and to pay attention to the planet at the same time. The association is pleased to present its actions and values below. Presentation of the REFEDD The REFEDD is the French Network [...]

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Compilatio supports Coral Guardian

25 Apr 2019|Events, What's new at Compilatio?|

The Compilatio team wishes to participate in the restoration of reefs to preserve the beauty of the seabed through the 1% for the Planet organization. Compilatio is committed to the organization Coral Guardian. Below are the beneficial actions of this association. The Corals Corals are animals that have existed for millions of years. They live [...]

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Compilatio participates in mountain protection with Mountain Riders

8 Apr 2019|Uncategorized|

Compilatio's head office is located near the Bauges massif. Mountain protection is an important issue for our team in order to preserve the beauty of its landscapes. That's why we are committed to Mountain Riders. PRESENTATION OF THE ASSOCIATION  Since 2001, Mountain Riders has been a joyful group of free, passionate, and committed activists, gathered [...]

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PLAGIARISM News | March 2019 | Artisanal plagiarism, copyrights, new reform, and people

3 Apr 2019|All there is to know about plagiarism, Press and media|

Artisanal counterfeiting Nadia makes clothes from her imagination and creativity to satisfy her Tunisian customers. Thanks to her customers, this young designer realized  that her ideas had been used by a wholesaler. Her artisanal designs had been copied for sale on the Internet.  "Creations that have required hours of work, drawing, reflection, testing and development [...]

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March 2019

Compilatio to participate in SETT in Namur: teaching in the new technological era

28 Mar 2019|Events|

  SETT (School Education Transformation & Technology) is a trade fair that gathers teaching and vocational education professionals around the theme of digital technology. This year, the event will take place in Namur, Belgium, on April 25th and 26th. Two days of conferences, debates, workshops, and most importantly conversations on better understanding the challenges and [...]

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February 2019

3 notorious cases of PLAGIARISM exposed by internauts

20 Feb 2019|Press and media, Preventing plagiarism|

With the amount of celebrities caught in the most sordid internet scandals, you might think that most people would finally figure out that nothing stays hidden for long in today's online society. Nonetheless, let's take a look at 3 famous cases of plagiarism discovered and exposed by the almighty Internaut. A famous primatologist plagiarizes wikipedia [...]

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Plagiarism NEWS | January 2019 | India and Montenegro addressing plagiarism

20 Feb 2019|Uncategorized|

Higher education institutions and authorities around the world are gradually introducing plans to address what is a growing issue : plagiarism. Their answers usually revolve around 3 areas : - drafting ethics policy, - promoting academic integrity by raising awareness on plagiarism and by learning students’ techniques for citing and referencing work, - using new [...]

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December 2018

Temptation to Plagiarise: 4 Tips to Avoid it

10 Dec 2018|Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

Do you feel as if you don’t have enough time ? Do you believe you are not proficient enough to provide sufficient answers to the topic you’re dealing with? Copying and pasting others’ ideas from websites seems to be a common practice. So why shouldn’t you ? There are numerous reasons to plagiarise contents to [...]

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