"Well my parents would probably give up my car first and then the tv or video games. Eventually maybe we'd have to play board games on the weekends or one could go outside and hang with friends but you'd have to make all the planes at…"
"Technology is really becoming something that many americans can't live without and its a little sad. Granted i use technology like every american but if you can't got 24 hours without playing the xbox, checking facebook on your computer,…"
"Technology is something I believe I could live without, I got my phone stolen a couple times. At First I was freaking out and was scared, but I went an entire month without my Iphone and loved it. I didn't have to worry about people…"
"Like most I think about what would I do if there was a shooting at our school. I mean we know there is a possiblity, but do we actually acknoweldge how big of a possibility there is. If we think about it, I am sure the student at NIU were not…"
"There are a lot of books that can have devastating influence. The "darkest" book I've read are the Dexter series. It makes you sympathize with a serial killer and at some points, I actually felt lonely just like him and thought what…"
"Yes, I totally agree on your point. In 2002, There was a shooting rampage in Virginia Tech, and everybody remembers about it. He was a Virginia Tech student and he was addicted to the video games and violent movies. Yes, anything could possibly set…"
"Technology... Technology is something that we cannot live without, and most of the societies are depended on the technology we have. Imagine living in this modern society without any technology that is supporting you. It is interesting how facebook…"
"Today I think modern society lives off of technology. And we use it everyday. Although it would be nice to say that we could live without technology, its just about impossible. Every minute someones either on their phone, laptop, or ipod. Technology…"
"Without technology, i think everyone would be different from today. In the 1800s technology was practically non-exsistant, and people talked to eachother through letters and daily interaction. Now with technology, we can call people across the…"
"I know for a fact that if I didn't have access to technology, I could very well be a much different person. I am addicted to my computer, and while I think the world would be a more, how should I say this, social and accepting place without the…"
"i think our modern society revolves around technology and those "new-need-to-have" gadgets. Even in school, people need to look at facebook and their phones. I mean, what's soooooo urgent that you need to be talking to someone in…"
"It bothers me that everyone needs technology to function, and most people would be so lost without Facebook or their phones these days. I think it's sad that everyone needs it to survive, it's very rare to see somebody without a phone in…"
"Aweee! Mr. Anderson! Thank you for the birthday wish!! I just checked my email today, but your comment definitley brightened up my week!!! :) Thanks so much again, and I'll hopefully see you around Fremd this year!"
"I could give it up but I wouldn't like it. I love my pc and video games. I wouldn't be able to contact my friends all over the nation without skype. I wouldn't be able to listen to music or radio programs whenever I want. It would be…"
"i think people would still spend hundreds of dollars to get the hottest phone or the best laptop no matter what the cost. my cousin a couple years ago was about $75,000 in college debt he had no money and was practically living in has car but he…"
"Although I see your point, some people are happier without all the technology in the world. I am definitely not one of these people. I do see there point of view though, and there proof that you don't NEED all of the modern day technology to…"
"I think that this is one of the sad things about today. We rely so much on our technology that if we ever lost it we would not be able to function. Its kind of sad and pathetic how much of influence technology plays on our life but what are we going…"
We get to hear 2 opinions. If one doesn't understand something from one teacher , the other can explain it in a different way that would be clearer to the student. I also like that we aren't listening to the same voice for the whole class. I love when you two interject comments! I heard the American Studies with Palmer and Anderson was the most fun and best class to take!
What's up fellow ningers?! :D Happy New Year! Somehow I ended up on the Ning this morning. Don't know if Mr.Anderson and Mr.McCusker remember our American Studies class from 09-10. Great times. It doesn't seem like this Ning has continued on over the years. What happened?See More
"There are many options out there, but to standardize is to tell a lot of teachers to learn something new or unfamiliar... it's a tricky subject. That's why I'd love to start my own school, powered by Edmodo, Ning, etc :)"
I'm not usually someone who writes a lot , not publicly anyway but I do love to express my self through art, usually visual art but most of the time the art I make is influenced by something . In this case it's a song a written by one of my favorite musicians as a response to the feeling of horror and disbelief as he watched the Twin Towers in New York go from icons to ruins on 9/11/01. The song is sad,…See More