Student Ethics On Cheating High School and Colleges all around the United States have seen a dramatic increase of cheating and dishonesty from the students. The reasoning behind the recent outburst of dishonesty in the classroom are still unclear, but with recent research on this activity, many people have pointed fingers to these three things: relieving stress, easier, or even just pure laziness. Many students even have the audacity to use the internet as a free source of plagiarism. Wei Gu tries to explain the reason of cheating in academic lifestyles in the article “Cheating in School: What We Know and What We Can Do” by illustrating the main causes she believes are the in school environments. She goes on to say “[Student] cheat to get a better grade, of course!” (Gu 2).
There are lots of negative things to say regarding the effect of social media in learning. One basic example is that social media according to is taking over the time of students in their studies. Seomworld had in fact stated that social media had become a major destruction to students, causing the overall performance of the students to decline; especially the ones who tend to check their Facebook and Twitter while studying. Jeff Dunn supported the idea and he had something to say about this matter. He reported that students who attempt to multi-task, checking social media sites while studying, show reduced academic performance.
We couldn’t avoid using technology for online activities that keep us up too late. Also our social bonds affect by it and because of that, face-to-face interaction is slowly disappears. More violence, lack of our empathy, stress, lack of privacy, and increased bullying are affected by it . The author posits that because of technology, there are many changes happened in this generation, it brought negative impact to the people who uses much technology. Therefore, the author explains that technology has a negative result on students' social life.
Social networking also provokes cyberbullying and it spreads false information. Students go on social media too much and it results in them getting lower grades. They tend to not be focused on the task at hand and end up not getting their homework or whatever they’re working on completed. Also, some users bully others online and it affects the victim's life severely. Commenting something inappropriate could spread to many people's lives and could hurt lives in ways that people don’t know.
A study conducted in other parts of the country, Waqas (2012); Owusu (2015) found that social media had been distracting students from their studies. Further it is revealed that there is a strong relationship between academic performance and uses of social media. Das and Sahoo, (2011) supported the statement by stating ‘constant use of social networking site has resulted in low scores marks in academic exams.’ The result of chaos and volatile order in the state, directly and indirectly, impact on the student 's life. However, the findings have raised contradictions to the finding of Deka (2015) which stated that social media is beneficial for youth in the field of education and has positive impact on education. In response to the negative impact of social media among the students, the youth were asked on ‘Banning of mobile phone among the secondary students to improve students study”.
Even though social media is a way to keep in touch with our world, it is affecting teenagers negatively in the form of their health, cyberbullying and personality online and as such should be reconsidered immediately. Firstly, social media affects a teenager’s health in so many ways. A growing number of psychologists and neuroscientists believe social media may be doing more harm than good ( Derbyshire). For example social media is very addictive. Researchers have noted that the consequences
The impact of ;azy that will cover the course of the ideals of our, because everytime must have a dream achieved, but with too much use social media someone will forget with life outside a fun. Third, the negative impact of social media this time is cyber-bullying. A person who is a victim of bullying is more at risk of health problems, both physically and mentally. I have read some of the article aout a negative impact of social media with the impact of cyber bullying.cyber bullying is very bad for choldren, it can make a children depression, sleep problem and anxiety. Depression will make the child can invetend suiced.
Posting inappropriate content may harm the school’s reputation 3. Students may find it hard to interact with each other if relying too much on social media (Advantages of Using Social Media in Education, https://www.academiaapps.com/advantages-social-media-education/) The article How Social Media is Reshaping Today 's Education System claims that students are using social medias as a new sense of community and is using social media to create opportunity for themselves. (How Social Media is Reshaping Today 's Education System, https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/273044). Examples of productive programs using social media that can be used as a community, taken from the article The Use of Social Media in School: Facebook Classroom Page: - Posting homeworks or assignments so both students and parents are able to see - Share updates - Strengthening the connection as a community - Increase communication between teachers and parents Twitter Classroom Account: - Reminders such as assignment due date and field trips - Lesson review - Answer
(Aida Abdulahi, 2014) states in his research ‘A Study on the Negative Effects of Social Networking Sites Such as Facebook among Asia Pacific University Scholars in Malaysia’ that there are en-number of social media platform evolving in the present scenario; one among the used website is Facebook where the usage level is also increasing and having a major impact in academic performance of the student. This study examines the relationship between social network sites and health aspect. The future and career of students is on social network sites. more than being used for electronic purpose, it has turned out to be addiction to many students. from the 21st century internet technologies turned out to be more personal to many masses.
Figure 2 Beliefs of students on the bad effects of social media First, the statements, “Social media creates communication barriers,” and “Social media restrain people from sharing their ideas,” has earned 20% of the votes or 8 out of 40 people voted for it. It can be said that students sees the use of social media as a tool brings up walls on the freedom of people to communicate which hinder them from sharing their minds. The statement, “Social media interferes with the way we converse,” earned 33% of the votes or 13 out of 40 people voted for the statement. Perhaps, students are aware of the alterations in our way of conversing which is initially brought by the frequent use of social media. As seen on the graph above, the statement, “Social media inhibit us to express ourselves to people,” got a total of 43% of the votes or 17 out of 40 voted for it.