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Re: The English Exam for Egyptians

Post by Bearded Brian » Tue Jun 26, 2012 5:56 pm

Technological advances innovate cheating in Egyptian schools

High school teaching in Egypt may be moribund and low tech, but students are harnessing the power of innovation and technology for cheating.

In one high school examination room, Nada Hafez, a student, told Egypt Independent about some instances of cheating at her school. According to Hafez, students used their cell phones, particularly BlackBerries, to cheat on the English language exam.

Full Story: http://www.egyptindependent.com/news/te ... an-schools

Probably happens all around the world but I think it may be more common in Egypt



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