David Spencer's Education Paragon is a free educational resource portal helping David Spencer's secondary school students, their parents and teaching colleagues with understanding, designing, applying and delivering assessment, curriculum, educational resources, evaluation and literacy skills accurately and effectively. This wiki features educational resources for Indigenous Aboriginal education, field trips for educators, law and justice education, music education and outdoor, environmental and experiential education. Since our web site launch on September 27, 2006, online site statistics and web rankings indicate there are currently 1,883 pages and 19,171,729 page views using 7.85 Gig of bandwidth per month. Pages are written, edited, published and hosted by Brampton, Ontario, Canada based educator David Spencer. On social media, you may find David as @DavidSpencerEdu on Twitter, as DavidSpencerdotca on Linkedin.com and DavidSpencer on Prezi. Please send your accolades, feedback and resource suggestions to David Spencer. Share on social media with the hashtag #EducationParagon. Thank you for visiting. You may contact David Spencer here.
- Academic Integrity Web Site for York University Academic integrity is a major issue in academe. Studies done in the United States, Canada and in Europe indicate that cheating, plagiarism and multiple submissions of assignments are on the rise. This indicates a universal decrease in academic integrity.
- Beware - Says who? Avoiding plagiarism has been developed by York University specifically to help educate students in appropriate academic practises. The document describes what academic integrity and intellectual property rights are, the definition of plagiarism with several examples, pressures that lead to plagiarism and how to avoid it, good practises to avoid plagiarism, with examples, and a host of important information for all students.