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    Central States Rotary Youth Exchange places students with 3-4 families over the course of a year (Information About Rotary). This is so the student can learn about different habits between families. This would not be great for the host family because they would only get to be with their student for a little while before they leave. They would not get to know the student as much and strengthen their relationship with each other. There was a student from Egypt named Abdalla and he was with a rotary program. He spent half the year with one family and the other half with another. When he first came, he was shy and didn’t open up to the first family as much. They ended up not knowing him as well. The Rotary Youth Exchange may work well for some families, but YFU allows families to get to know their student all year…

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    Technology is constantly changing and becoming more advanced for people, but mainly teens are becoming very attached to technology. Gadgets such as phones, transportation, and computers have been created over time for us to use and hopefully make life easier and efficient. We do not even realize that these so called gadgets are taking over our everyday life. People today are too dependant on technology because every time someone turns the corner they see somebody on their phone, computer or…

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    to their child’s way of learning. But what if the child’s way of learning is through the cell phone. For example, when they are struggling on homework they can easily contact their teachers and friends for help. They can watch YouTube videos on how to form covalent bonds or how to graph a parabola. It is not the cell phone’s fault that students are not succeeding in their classes. It is the fault of the student, because they made a choice to not become a successful individual. Cell phones are…

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    Technology has come to assist people and more ways than imagined. Technology has been an active ingredient to our daily lives. There has been a lot of confusion over the years regarding whether cellular devices such as androids and iPhones are a hinderance to human development. This statement is false due to the definition of technology. Technology is the means by which a society provides its members with those things needed and desired. Technology has saved us from doing the heavy lifting in…

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    Professionalism is a combination of knowledge and wisdom, a virtue if you will, obtained from a variety of sources including education, socialization, and experience in the field. No matter what level of education a person has achieved, or the amount of experience gained, openness, transparency, and continually striving to improve are characteristics necessary for achieving superior results. Something rather profound happened over the past week or so and the following discussion post will…

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    You can now probably find a Rotary in an average antique shop but it used to be a big new hit and everyone through that was amazing that you didn’t have to hold two different pieces to your mouth and ear. Today, we just expect new technology to come out every year or so but back in the 1960s and 1970s every advancement like the rotary was a big deal. Not too long after the rotary came out came the push-button phone which was the first phone that had a keypad to dial numbers. The keypad on the…

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    SMARTPHONE Smartphone is one of the greatest inventions of the 20th century. With the help of this amazing electronic equipment, we can do various tasks at the same time. Smartphone has become a necessity for everyone and living in the present technological world, most of us own one. Besides the irrefutable positive impacts of it, smartphone still has some adverse effects on people’s lives. Have you ever taken time to think about its influence on society and how to use this technology…

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    Some schools have strict policies about cellular phones being used during class or even at school in general. The reason behind these strict policies is because it is causing students to be less attentive. Students cannot learn properly if their technological device is within reach and easily accessible during class hours. While their time and main focus is supposed to be on school work and participating in class discussions, their attention is being drawn to their phones. Some teachers would…

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    The mobile phone has established as an important gadget in technology. It has been suggested that excessive mobile phone use may be associated with health-compromising behaviours, such as sleeping behaviour (Koivusilta, Lintonen, & Rimpela, 2015). The mobile phone is viewed as an important communication tool and has become an integral part of student’s life. Access to the internet is increasingly easy due to improvements in technology and the prevalence of mobile phone. It is generally…

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    SMARTHALO (Confidence in Riding) Introduction: There are lots of ways through which you can use your smartphones for navigation while riding the bicycle but it’s very difficult or even dangerous to look at your smartphone repeatedly while riding. SMARTHALO is a cycling navigation device specially design for cyclists in urban areas. Smarthalo is military-grade locking system which is just like a gadget which permanent fix on the handlebar of a bicycle with temper free screws. It is just like a…

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