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Taking a stand against Human Trafficking

Awareness to slavery has been part of my consciousness since a child. With half my family from the Caribbean I knew it was highly likely that my ancestry was among the millions of Africans forcibly taken to faraway lands to provide labor for the social and economic benefit of others. 913 more words

Advocacy

Data Scientist and Inventor, Dr. Radinsky, Wows SMA Prep Cadets With the Global Impact of Predicting the Future

Director of Data Science, IL Chief Scientist, eBay and Visiting Professor/Scientist, Technion, Dr. Kira Radinsky, enlightened a packed classroom of 60 fortunate cadets as part of SMA Prep’s Project Earth Speaker Series. 633 more words

Project Earth

Systemic Functional Semiotics (SFS)

Critical analysis is crucial to democratic global citizenship. Michael Halliday’s ideational, interpersonal, textual framework enables i. textual analysis, ii. contextual interpretation, and iii. critical evaluation of texts in every ‘language’. 703 more words

Semiotics

Highlights: October 9-11 - Obama

“Someday, our children, and our children’s children, will look at us in the eye and they’ll ask us, did we do all that we could when we had the chance to deal with this problem and leave them with a cleaner, safer, more stable world?” – President Barack Obama…

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Middle School Blog

The “Thinker’s” Guide to becoming a useful citizen of the world.

So this is going to be a very different kind of post. (New month, new me! Right?) I’m going to share some of my ideas about global citizenship; and how I feel about navigating life in both a sensory, intentional and intellectual way. 508 more words

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