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How ‘nerds’ created a billion-dollar industry

October 31, 2019

Today at SACPA, guest speaker Dylan Purcell elaborated on how and why gaming and comics have experienced steady, exponential growth.

It's called "contract cheating" or outsourcing to online providers where a student can basically hire someone to write a paper or do an assignment for them. Sarah Eaton is an expert in academic integrity from the University of Calgary and she says students as young as grade 6 are being targeted for this. Here are some ways parents can help get their kids through school with integrity.