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Parvez Jamal
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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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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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Cool demonstration: BrainPower to change perspectives
We often forget the power of perspectives. Our brain has the power to change perspective, which is why we must work with folks who are different from us in every shape and form, so we can benefit from their perspectives. Diversity is powerful. Embrace diffe...
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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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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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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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Why was yesterday's Super Moon Lunar Eclipse so special? (Video)
Rooftop view last night, when watching the Super Moon Lunar Eclipse 2015 The beginning of the Super Moon Eclipse around 9:30PM EST 09.27.15 Here is a great video to explain just how special last night was. Grateful to be spending it with families and friend...
As a new teacher, one of the best way to stay organized and communicate with your student is through a class website. I have seen dozens of ... NYCDOE High School Planner for 2013-2014. As educators, parents and students, one of the key challenges we face is to stay organized and keep the big ...
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    Science Educator / Data Specialist, 2007 - present
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