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NMC Horizon Report

The Horizon Project Review summarizes the major trends of technology in education for the year.  It chronicles the accelerating trends challenges, and developments in the field.  Some of the articles are very interesting, and they introduced me to a lot of new subjects and ideas.  One of the articles were about the “Rapid Acceleration of Intuitive Technology”. Microsoft, Nintendo, Samsung, and various other companies are trying to implement natural gestures and movements into…

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Added by DevenS_AAHS on March 1, 2015 at 2:36am — No Comments

Horizon Report Findings

The NMC Horizon Report 2014 K-12 Edition explains the new trends of education involving technology, the challenges caused by incorporating technology into education, and recent significant developments in educational technology. I found the increasing use of hybrid designs very interesting. I feel that by combining both physical and virtual aspects of learning, both students and teachers will be able to benefit greatly. Students will be able to reach their full…

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Added by KatelinB_AAHS on February 28, 2015 at 12:40pm — No Comments

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Hi!  My name is Rachel and I live in the United States.  I am in ninth grade and I go to Middleburg Hts. Junior High.  My favorite sport is soccer,  so I play for my school in the fall and my club team during the rest of the year.  I am also a student ambassador for my school.  I help new students around the school and with school events.  In school, I am in honors classes and I take Spanish 2.  Outside of school, I mainly play soccer.  Since I am on a club team, I am always running to games…

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Added by RachelB-MHJH-4-5 on February 28, 2015 at 8:21am — No Comments

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            Hello, my name is Michael.  I am a freshman at Middleburg Hts. Junior High.  I am 15 and my favorite subject is History.  I am on the high school bowling team and on the junior varsity team.  I also play baseball in the summer and the position I play is 2nd base.  I love to play video games, watch movies, and visit friends.  I like to watch NBA basketball and my favorite team is the Cavaliers.  I also love to eat hot dogs, hamburgers, and pizza. 

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Added by MichaelP-MHJH-4-5 on February 28, 2015 at 2:59am — No Comments

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       Hi, my name is Emily.  I'm a junior at Berea-Midpark High School.  I'm a varsity football cheerleader and also cheer competitively outside of school.  Especially in the summer, I love being outside.  My favorite place to go is the beach. I love meeting new people and learning new things. I look forward to starting this Global project and talking with people from all over the world!

Added by EmilyJ-BMHS-2 on February 28, 2015 at 12:03am — No Comments

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My name is Anna. I'm a junior at Berea-Midpark High School. I am in the band for my school and I play bassoon and trombone. I like to relax and text my friends. I live with my mom and my two cats. When I graduate I want to be a massage therapist. I would rather not have to go to college because my mom doesn't have much money and I don't have a very good GPA. But I'm still working on it and I have a year to go. I currently don't have a job but I'm working on getting one

Added by AnnaB-BMHS-2 on February 28, 2015 at 12:02am — No Comments

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Hi my name is Olivia. I am 17 years of age. I am an athlete, I play varsity soccer, and I run varsity Track and Field. I enjoy watching basketball, Football, Wrestling, and Mixed Martial Arts. I don’t like baseball or golf. My hobbies include Photography, I like photographing nature and animals. Reading I like reading anything, my favorite book is The Bronze Horseman by Paullina Simons. I also enjoy reading classics such as Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë, and Jane Eyre by Charlotte…

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Hi, my name is Brandon O. I am 17 years old, and I live in Ohio. I am a junior at Berea-Midpark. I play varsity football and baseball for the school. I am a pretty good student in school; I get a 3.7 consistently. On my free time i like to work out and play video games. I also like to play basketball. I would like to attend college after i graduate from high school. A huge goal of mine is to play a sport in college from a scholarship. After all of my playing sports days are over, I would…

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Added by BrandonO-BMHS-2 on February 28, 2015 at 12:01am — No Comments

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My name is Vincent V. I am 17 years old and I am in Junior at Berea Midpark High School. I like to play Basketball and play videogames on the Xbox. I was a manager on the 8th Grade Basketball and we won the SWC Championship that season. I played JV Soccer for the school and want to be on the varsity team my senior year. My GPA at is a 3.8 cumulative. My favorite class would have to be Anatomy and Physiology.

I would like to get to know a lot of things about you. Like what's your name?…

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Added by VincentV-BMHS-2 on February 28, 2015 at 12:01am — No Comments

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Hello, my name is Leandra. I am junior at Berea-Midpark High School. I look forward to working on the Global Project with you. But first, I would like to tell you a little about me. Some of my interests include The Lord of the Rings franchise, Star Trek, and comic books. I play piano and I love playing video games as well as reading, writing, and playing chess. I am in five schools clubs, those being Astronomy Club, Juggle, Comic Book (Kapow club), Dungeons and Dragons (game club), and Drama…

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Added by LeandraY-BMHS-2 on February 28, 2015 at 12:01am — No Comments

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  Hello, my name is Matthew. I am a junior at Berea-Midpark High School. I am a modest student who takes part in N.H.S. (National Honor Society), Theatre and Scouts. I work as a cahier for most of the year and as a counselor at a Scout Camp in the summer months. I do not really travel too often. I traveled to Canada once, but that is it. I plan to pursue a career in nursing after my graduation next year. This project seems different than most conventional projects, but it looks very…

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Added by MatthewH-BMHS-2 on February 28, 2015 at 12:01am — No Comments

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Hello, my name is Thomas. I am a junior attending Berea-Midpark High School. My favorite subject in school is History, and some activities I enjoy are bowling and weight lifting. The only sport I play is bowling, but I love watching football. Some of my favorite TV shows involve Supernatural, Dragon Ball Z, and Criminal Minds. I don't know what kind of career I want to have when I get older, but I'm hoping to figure it out soon. I think I want to do something with physical education, but I'm…

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Added by ThomasB-BMHS-2 on February 28, 2015 at 12:00am — No Comments

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Hello, my name is Mackenzie.  I am 16 and in the 11th grade at Berea-Midpark High School.  I have lived in Ohio my whole life.  Ohio is ok when it is not snowing.  This school year I have had the chance to go to college while I am still in high school.  It has been a very rewarding experience.  It has made me grow up a lot.  My 11th grade year has been awesome for me.  I fell a little short in the first semester but I hope to bring all of my grades back up and try even harder.  You can say…

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Added by MackenzieR-BMHS-2 on February 27, 2015 at 11:58pm — No Comments

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Hi my name is Taylor, I'm in Post Secondary and plan on going to college when I graduate.  I want to be an Obstetrician and will be going to college for 11 years.  In my spare time I'm either shopping or at work.

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            Hi I’m Omar A I’m from Berea Midpark High school. I am a junior and I play basketball and I’m a 3.0 student.  I enjoy math class and English but I do not like social studies. I like to watch TV and play video games in my free time I am a big sports fan especially of the cavs. In my free time I help people like my grandma or parents with chores they need to do but can’t because of their age. This was a little about me.

 

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Added by OmarA--BMHS-2 on February 27, 2015 at 11:57pm — No Comments

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Hey, my name is Ashleigh. I am a sophomore at Berea-Midpark High School. My favorite class is American History because my teacher makes the class fun. I’m really good at math, and for a sophomore, I am taking Algebra 2. It’s not an easy class but it’s something I just need to take to graduate. I really don’t care about a lot of things, I rather just get things done and over with. I’ve never broke a bone or sprained anything so there’s nothing to really tell. My zodiac sign…

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Added by AshleighF-BMHS-2 on February 27, 2015 at 11:57pm — No Comments

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Hello!  My name is Jamar, and it is very nice to meet you.  I attend Berea-Midpark High School.  I am currently a junior.  I get really good grades in school, and I take a couple honors classes. My favorite subject in school is definitely my Chemistry Honors class.  I really like this class a lot because I learn a lot about how science can be involved in everything, and I am really interested in things like that.  I play basketball for the JV basketball team here, but I am out for the season…

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Added by JamarR-BMHS-2 on February 27, 2015 at 11:55pm — No Comments

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Hello, my name is Ismael. I’m a junior at Berea-Midpark High school. I am a student who is part of the band of my school. I have no job yet although I am going to try to get one during the time between school years. I have traveled before; I once lived on the island of Puerto Rico for four years and I have also traveled out of state.

Enough about me tell about you. What do you do on your spare time? Do you have a job? What are your hobbies? Have you ever traveled? If so where? Where…

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Added by IsmaelM-BMHS-2 on February 27, 2015 at 11:54pm — No Comments

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      My name is Ramsey J, and it is very nice to meet you.  I am in the 12th grade at Berea-Midpark High School.   My family on my mother’s side is Egyptian and Turkish, and my father’s side is Swedish, Scottish, Italian and Irish.  I am a Muslim (مسلم), and Assalamu ‘alaykum)( عليكم ألسلأم)(May peace be upon you).  In addition to my high school classes, I take Arabic at an Islamic Institute here called Darul Qasim, and have taken courses in other Islamic Sciences in the past…

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Added by RamseyJ-BMHS-2 on February 27, 2015 at 11:53pm — No Comments

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   Hello my name is Jessica; I am from the United States of America.  I am in the 11th grade; i go to Berea-Midpark High School.  I am looking forward to meeting you.  I am so excited to learn about where you are from.  My favorite subject is science because it is very interesting to me and when i go to college i would like to major in nursing.  At my school we have very many science courses to take other than just basic science; this past year i took Anatomy and Physiology which is a class…

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