Teaching kids about plagiarism can be complicated. In a mash-up world it is hard for students and adults to know exactly where the lines are between fair use and plagiarism. The best measures always use a series of questions to determine if you are plagiarizing or following fair use guidelines. You might want to try using this infographic to discuss plagiarism with your students.
Not sure if you can reuse an image? Try this infographic. In fact, use it to decide if the use of the infographics in this blog post is fair use. Then decide if it would have been fair use to print them out to distribute to teachers . . . Remember, not all educational use is fair use.
Thank you to the Visual Communication Guy for his clear presentation of fair use.
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