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Lethbridge community rallies against crime

August 13, 2019

A Lethbridge Facebook group called "Take back our community" has gained popularity. The group began as a number of concerned residents on the North side of town, but now has members all over Southern Alberta.

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.