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Zoombombing: What It Is and How to Handle It

Zoombombing: What It Is and How to Handle It

April 20, 2020

You are sitting quietly at your desk, listening to your teacher explain a difficult concept to you. All of a sudden, there are 30 more people in your call. One begins loudly swearing, another shares explic...

The Logo of the Netflix Series The Dragon Prince.

Media Representation in Action: The Dragon Prince

March 31, 2020

Ocean. Earth. Sun. Sky. Moon. Stars. Long ago all magical creatures lived in harmony in Xadia, but that all changed when humans learned dark magic.

If You Can't Beet Them, Join Them

If You Can’t Beet Them, Join Them

March 30, 2020

Starting a garden reduces CO2 emissions both directly and indirectly by reducing car trips to the grocery store and by plant matter absorbing CO2 for photosynthesis. If some wild animals stop by your garden for a snack, it can help improve local biodiversity, even if your visitors are unwelcome.

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The IB: A Balancing Act

November 17, 2019

As a student enrolled in the IB program, I am concerned that in creating some of the best students, you forgot about the people taking the program. I am one of many  students across the world currently trying to fill the IB requirements. With my six courses of choice, as well as TOK, I have a fairly busy schedule. I have two years to learn the content and prepare for the exams. On top of that, you want me to demonstrate balance in all the other aspects of my life.  How am I supposed to find time for the other parts of my life when I am busy managing the academic part of it?

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It’s Time to Talk About Mental Health

November 17, 2019

According to an NHS survey in 2013, about 25% of women aged 16-24 have self-harmed, while about 9.4% of men in the same age group have self-harmed. These figures only reflect  what the participants are willing to share and the figure could very well be higher.

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