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Parvez Jamal
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Help NASA Scientists with your smartphone!
Would you like to help NASA scientists understand clouds better? Your observation of the cloud matter and this is an incredible opportunity to help NASA by submitting your observations on clouds in your neighborhood. Download the App on your smartphone, whe...
Would you like to help NASA scientists understand clouds better? Your observation of the cloud matter and this is an incredible opport...
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Video: 8 tips for studying more effectively
Source: Vox One of the most common misconception regarding studying technique is that re-reading over and over helps you remember. Scientists who study memory tells us that is more effective to question yourself. This is one of the reasons why Cornell Notes...
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Summer Literacy through NEWSELA
Summer Literacy is one of the utmost importance to me as well as to students. One easy way to stay engaged with both stories and improving your literacy is to take part in Newsela's Camp summer. The 10 weeks program starts on June 12th and will end in Augus...
Summer Literacy is one of the utmost importance to me as well as to students. One easy way to stay engaged with both stories and improving your literacy is to take part in Newsela's Camp summer. The 10 weeks program starts on June 12th and will end in August.
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While Black Friday may have lost some of its appeal in recent years as retailers insist on starting their sales earlier and earlier, there are still great deals to be had.
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Waze App finally gets an update with Version 4.0 One of my favorite time saving apps is the Waze App, and I am happy to report that they just released a cleaner interface with improved battery life. Ever since Google bought the company two years ago, they h...
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TedTalk: Inside the Mind of a Master Procrastinator
Screenshot of the Mind of a Master Procrastinator Deadlines. We all have to try and meet them. I thought this was an inspirational TedTalk by Tim Urban, titled "Inside the Mind of a master procrastinator" to understand our monkey brain and to set deadlines ...
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Google Classroom now allows parent notifications
Google Classroom is ready for primetime! Google has finally realized the importance of engaging parents when it comes to an LMS system. Just in time for back to school, they are allowing parents or guardians to receive a summary of what is happening in the ...
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Cinque Terre Summer Vacation
One of my favorite vacations ever was in the Italian Rivera region of Cinque Terre. Not only does the region offer breathtaking views, but it has one of the best hikes I have ever taken part of. Most likely, the photos won't do justice, but hopefully some o...
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AP Exams are coming! Sal talks to one of the guys behind AP Calculus!
Students who are taking the AP Calculus exam this week should find this conversation fascinating! All the best to students who are studying for the exam.
AP Exams are coming! Sal talks to one of the guys behind AP Calculus! Students who are taking the AP Calculus exam this week should find this conversation fascinating! All the best to students who are studying for the exam.
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Sal Khan of KhanAcademy speaks about his Bengali roots!
Sal Khan, founder of Khan Academy, announces partnership with Agami, a Bay Area based non-profit, and GrameenPhone, the largest mobile operator in Bangladesh, to translate its video contents in Bangla. Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MBgKSple8kA
Sal Khan of KhanAcademy speaks about his Bengali roots! Sal Khan, founder of Khan Academy, announces partnership with Agami, a Bay Area based non-profit, and GrameenPhone, the largest mobile operator in Bangladesh, to translate its video contents in Bangla.
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Daylight Saving Time Explained: Fall Back
Daylight Savings Time: Clocktower This weekend, you will be getting an extra hour of sleep if you are in NYC. Rejoice. Read up more on the controversial Daylight Savings: http://nation.time.com/2013/11/01/daylight-savings-time-time-explains/ A funnier take ...
This weekend, you will be getting an extra hour of sleep if you are in NYC. Rejoice. Read up more on the controversial Daylight Savings: http://nation.time.com/2013/11/01/daylight-savings-time-time-explains/ A funnier take on the whole ordeal is by the comedian John Oliver: ...
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    Science Educator / Data Specialist, 2007 - present
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