Archive for February, 2012

Dad destroys daughter’s laptop

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012 I chose this video because as a parent I am concerned about what my kids do online and when I saw this father’s reaction to a Facebook post his daughter addressed to him and her mother,  I had mixed feelings about what this father calls: “Facebook Parenting for the Troubled Teen”… I thought his […]

Narratives – Friend Interview

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

  (Can you talk now?) Yeah I’m gonna walk to the store and we’ll talk (Ok cool, all right so, do you have a parent teacher conference today too or not?  is it just me?) Just you? No, I don’t know anything about a parent teacher conference (Might be just middle school) Is it half […]

Truth and Reliability of Websites

Monday, February 27th, 2012

I found the first website about tree octopus to be ridiculous. I have never heard of such a thing and at this point in my life, I have to admit that I do a lot of research on a subject that is foreign to me until I actually believe in it. As the saying goes: “don’t […]

QC Cliques

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012

I have noticed that students form cliques around the campus because they probably have something in common. I think these students gather everyday to share their experiences in and out of school. In my opinion, these cliques are formed for a variety of reasons, such as: same major, study groups, similar culture and interests, sports, music, […]

High School Mission Statement

Monday, February 20th, 2012

This assignment was a little bit of a challenge since my High School is located in Brazil and it does not have its own website. I found something through the department of education’s website that resembled their mission statement: “For the educational trends of the time, the school began to work with intensive resources, laboratories, […]

Best Educational Moment

Tuesday, February 14th, 2012

          Environmental Youth Organization – 1991   I remember my best educational moment was in my first year of high school in Brazil, when our Biology teacher decided to encourage us to work on our “green footprint”. She did that by teaching us, hands on, how to recycle paper, (we actually […]

Queens College Sit-In Resumes after 39 arrests – 1969

Sunday, February 5th, 2012

Queens College students invaded the Social Science building and were protesting in accordance with six demands, four demands before the arrests and two after. Their original four demands were the reinstatement of three students who were suspended after leading protests against the hiring on campus by the General Electric Company. The dropping of all charges […]

Sargent Christmas Hip Hop 09

Friday, February 3rd, 2012

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