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1/6 #ChinaTech #Event #Watch: World Internet Conference 2021 opened in WuZhen, Zhejiang. Generally who's who in gov't and businesses showed up with topics as future themes: AI, Cybersecurity, CyberLaw, Internet Charity/ESG, 5G, Internet+Edu ImageImage
2/6 Panel 1 Guests on AI Image
3/6 Panel 2 guests. Notice #Megvii and #Iflytek, both on US sanction lists. Image
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1/8 Friday night, a light thread on the most exclusive Chinese medical school, started by Americans 100 years ago. It’s a piece of US-China history I want my own kids to know.
2/8 Like income inequality, China university resources are not as equal as in the US. There are top 2 universities (Peking U&Tsing Hua) that everyone agrees among top 2, with the rest vying for the third.
3/8 Peking Union Medical College协和. Each year it admits about 100 students, with 1-3 student from each of 31 provinces, except Beijing having a higher quota of 20. In 1993, My father said he would have gone crazy if I got in. He didn’t go crazy.
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1 - Skewing the Narrative & Murdering History
Parallel Histories: A search for the truth | Ms @BaelaJamil Mr @BangashYK

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#AikNisab
#SingleNationalCurriculum #SNC #Aik_Nisab #ایک_نصاب #TextBooks
2 - Skewing the Narrative & Murdering History Parallel Histories: A search for the truth | Ms @BaelaJamil Mr @BangashYK

“End History & Create Pakistan Studies”

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#AikNisab #Pakistan
#SingleNationalCurriculum #SNC #Aik_Nisab #ایک_نصاب #TextBooks
3 - Skewing the Narrative & Murdering History Parallel Histories: A search for the truth | Ms @BaelaJamil explains “Conjuring / Imagining Pakistan History”

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#AikNisab #Pakistan
#SingleNationalCurriculum #SNC #Aik_Nisab #ایک_نصاب #TextBooks
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1 - Skewed History: How #History Dies in the #Syllabus ? Ms @BaelaJamil itacec.org reveals “ How we stopped teaching History & replaced it with #PakistanStudies in 1972



#SingleNationalCurriculum #SNC #Aik_Nisab #ایک_نصاب #TextBooks
2 - Skewed History: How #History Dies in the #Syllabus ? Ms @BaelaJamil itacec.org reveals “How the State in #Pakistan manufactured & crafted #History

Full Segment :

#SingleNationalCurriculum #SNC #Aik_Nisab #ایک_نصاب #TextBooks
3 - Skewed History: How #History Dies in the #Syllabus ? Ms @BaelaJamil itacec.org reveals the services rendered by General Ziaul Haq & Gen Javed Ashraf Qazi for #Education



#SingleNationalCurriculum #SNC #Aik_Nisab #ایک_نصاب #TextBooks
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Time for a #tweetorial on simple #ECG interpretation

When I learned to read ECGs, my biggest fear was to miss an important finding!
To avoid that: Be systematic❗️

My simple approach to ECGs with 8 steps 🪜👇

#medicalstudent #education #cardiotwitter #medtwitter #EPeeps
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‼️ All following ECGs are with paper speed of 25 mm/s and a signal gain of 10 mm/mV ‼️

Therefore:
1 small square = 40 ms
1 big square = 200 ms

Now we are ready to read the ECG systematically
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1⃣ Rhythm

Sinus rhythm or abnormal rhythm?
(Also note if regular or irregular)

Normal: One P-wave precedes each QRS complex (sinus rhythm)

Interpret from the lead that shows the P-wave most clearly (usually lead II)
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#Thread #Saturday #Education

Let's read a little about the education system in India and some statistics about ongoing education system.
But I have question, is being literate is also being educated? If, answer is no, what's the parameter of education today? Do we need Gurukul?
Swami Vivekananda rightly said about education once: “Education is the manifestation of perfection already in the men.” But again question rises how to define perfection. There is a famous quote that no body is perfect. But when it comes to education perfection can be defined.
Indian education system dates back to Vedic times. We had Gurus like Vashisth, Vishwamitra, Dronacharya, Kashyap & many more. Gurukul was residential schooling & origin dates back to around 5000 BC. Even if history has been moulded girls were also educated in those times.
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1/ As a #teacher, I'm going to get slammed for this heresy, but you deserve to know the truth about "Social-Emotional Learning" (SEL) in #education. An increasing number of parents have raised their eyebrows at the introduction of yet another framework #schools are pushing on
2/ their children. Advocates of SEL have pounced on parental skepticism, insisting that "it's just about teaching social and emotional skills." This is what drives me crazy about education: intellectual dishonesty. Educators consistently masquerade political ideology in benign
3/ and euphemistic language because they know the public would never willingly let their children be instructed as future activists. SEL is NOT merely about teaching children better social and emotional skills. It is a framework meant- in part- to encourage "critical social
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1/I have joined Twitter under a pseudonym because this tweet makes my blood boil. #Homophobic #bullying, which went unchallenged at primary and secondary school, is what led to my daughter declaring she was a boy. Only then she was protected.
2/Only then was there #safeguarding. But it was I who was seen as the safeguarding risk. Her rapid #mentalhealth decline was not of interest. Because #transgender children are magical and special. #safeguarding no longer applies.
3/Our #stonewalldiversitychampion school told me I was the problem: a bigot, a fantasist, a danger to my child. Our #GP did not help, our #MP did not help, our #localcouncil did not help. Instead they recommended parenting courses, for me.
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Has your child just started, or just gone back to, school and you're desperate to hear about their day, but your questions are met with mumbles, grunts or silence?

#BacktoSchool2021 #BackToSchool
Knowing when - and how - to ask new school starters about their day is a bit of an art form. Here are some of my best tips:

#startingschool #backtoschool #firstdayofschool #preschool #parenting #parentingtips #education #edutwitter
Knowing when - and how - to ask new school starters about their day is a bit of an art form. Here are some of my best tips:

#startingschool #backtoschool #firstdayofschool #preschool #parenting #parentingtips #education #edutwitter
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🪅Too weird to not be believed😵‍💫

@Roblox the Massive Online Gaming Platform Rife W/ Scams & Abuse, & uses children as free labor 🎮😵

thefederalist.com/2021/09/03/the… #roblox #RTC #gaming @SophNar0747 @Grummz @YellowFlashGuy @TheQuartering @RealClownfishTV @neontaster @InsideRoblox
Thanks go to People Make Games who first did the legwork on this story & it was their report that inspired me to cover this story

Great channel that is very informative & interesting

@chrisbratt @anni_sayers @Quinns108

#gaming #gamers #peoplemakegames
Roblox is Yuge,

Arguably most popular video game on earth,
40 million players login in daily to play 50 million different games (experiences)

The size of 7 Ubisoft's,
Next closet competitor is Nintendo
#gaming #gamer #gamedev #roblox #YouTube #twitch #streamer #robux #kids
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1) 🌏🌍🌎🌍🌏

The experience of #longcovidkids members is that the activity levels of their children are significant.
Meet Joe
Time difference 10 mins
✅He can go to the park.
❌ He gets palpitations which he's had for 10mths he feels cold on the inside when they happen.
2) We will continue to tell the truth about #covid infection to educated families so that they can make informed decisions.
You can expect to see more stories showing children struggling with their health. This is a fraction of what the children and

3) young people are living with.
So far, everything we have posted, discussed, or raised concern about has been followed up (mths later) with research ...and it is still coming through. We have no reason to lie or exaggerate, our intention remains the
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Juste avant la #rentree2021, le ministère de l’Éducation nationale vient de publier ses statistiques annuelles. L’occasion de faire le point, graphiques à l’appui, sur l’état du #servicepublic d’#education à partir des données publiées : 1/12 ⤵️
Les écoles d'abord. Chaque année depuis + de 10 ans, le ministère ferme plus d'écoles publiques qu'il n'en ouvre. Depuis la rentrée 2009, plus de 4700 écoles ont fermé. Les écoles se raréfient et grossissent. Dans le même temps, le privé gagne 400 écoles. 2/12
En collège, c'est le nombre moyen d'élèves par classe (le E/D, élèves par division) qui augmente depuis + de 10 ans. C'est la conséquence directe des suppressions de postes successives dans le second degré. → En 10 ans, +1,1 élève en moyenne par classe. 3/12
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From rejecting a seven-figure job to building India’s largest platform for financial education,

Here’s the story behind my entrepreneurial journey so far.
I graduated from IIM Indore in 2008 and got placed in JP Morgan. Having a zeal to do something in the #education sector, I didn't take that #job, to start up a new venture of my own.
During that time CAT went online. I started my own venture- FireUp, an e-learning portal for training for #management entrance examinations.
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South Africa’s #unemployment rate increased by 1,8 percentage points to 34,4% in Q2:2021 compared to Q1:2021.

#StatsSA
#COVID19 Impact on data collection for the Quarterly Labour Force Survey (QLFS).

Read more here: statssa.gov.za/?p=14606

#StatsSA #unemployment #employment
There were about 54 000 less people employed in Q2:2021 than Q1:2021.

Read more here: statssa.gov.za/?p=14606

#StatsSA #unemployment
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1 - #Taliban won’t allow #TTP to use Afghan soil against Pakistan, hopes Sheikh Rasheed (17 Aug 2021 The News)

#Pakistan , particularly the KP / FATA under #Talibans Rule

#Afghanistan #AlQaeda #Daish #ETIM #USA #FATF #Kabul #Talibans #CPEC #OBOR #China #HaqqaniNetwork
2 - Propaganda against #Taliban proving false, says FM Shah Mahmood Qureshi (19 Aug 2021 Dawn)

#Pakistan the KP / FATA under #Talibans Rule

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#Afghanistan #AlQaeda #Daish #ETIM #USA #FATF #Kabul #Talibans #CPEC #OBOR #China #HaqqaniNetwork #TTP
3 - TTP maintains ties with #Afghan Taliban, says UN report (27 July 2021 Dawn)

#Pakistan the KP / FATA under #Talibans Rule

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#Afghanistan #AlQaeda #Daish #ETIM #USA #FATF #Kabul #Talibans #CPEC #OBOR #China #HaqqaniNetwork #TTP
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The online review of #France by the UN Disability Committee continues today at 12.30 pm CET. You can watch the dialogue live in English, French and International Sign. #CRPD25 #CRPDNow

👉media.un.org/en/webtv

Live-tweet will continue under this thread.
The public meeting between the Committee and the French representatives resumes now.

Today the Committee will examine the implementation by France of articles 11 to 21 of the UN Convention and follow-up on issues raised during the dialogue on Wednesday. #CRPD25 #CRPDNow
France says that since 2017, non-discrimination is at the heart of the gov policies. According to the representative, accessible helplines are available for victims with disabilities.
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Higher ed in the West has become a hot commodity in the developing world—not for the education but as a route to immigration. As @nickhunebrown writes, with so much money to be made, the business is built on exploitation. thewalrus.ca/the-shadowy-bu… 1/6 #CdnPoli #EdChat
What’s the pitch? First, get a student visa—the school doesn’t really matter. Then get a postgraduate work permit that lets you stay in the country for a few years. Then apply for permanent residency. The problem? It’s never so simple. thewalrus.ca/the-shadowy-bu… 2/6 #CdnPoli Illustration of a universit...
Foreign students face tuition that starts at $20,000 a year in Canada. Families in rural Punjab are literally mortgaging their farms to send one child to community college. It’s a bet on a path to a better life that rarely materializes. thewalrus.ca/the-shadowy-bu… 3/6 Illustration of hands holdi...
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#FPJFrontPage

- SORRY STUDENTS, STUDY FROM HOME TO CONTINUE
- Oppn says ‘outsiders’ brought into RS to thrash its MPs
- First Delta Plus death in city
- Thackeray to attend Sonia’s virtual meet with oppn leaders
- Twitter locks Cong handle

Read More: epaper.freepressjournal.in
Study from home to continue: Reopening of schools on August 17 put on hold amid fears third wave of COVID-19 in Maharashtra
- @SanjayJog7 reports

#COVID19 #COVID19India #Maharashtra #education
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Opposition says 'outsiders’ brought into Rajya Sabha to thrash its MPs; Piyush Goyal, Anurag Thakur condemn 'unruly scenes'

#RajyaSabha #MonsoonSession #ParliamentMonsoonSession @PiyushGoyal @ianuragthakur
freepressjournal.in/india/oppositi…
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1/ #KochNetwork Infiltration of Public Schools 'Harms Students, Teachers, and Our Democracy': Report commondreams.org/news/2021/08/1… "In their assault on public education, the network has taken actions to increasingly privatize and corporatize K-12 institutions." #education
2/ "In order to influence K-12 public education, the #KochNetwork has financed local, state, and national mechanisms to create multiple crises, only to turn around and cite these same crises as reasons to adopt their free market solutions," according to @UnKochCampus
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3/ "All public institutions are a threat to the #KochNetwork's free market economic agenda," the report states. "In their assault on public #education, the network has taken actions to increasingly privatize and corporatize K-12 institutions." Image
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Pakistan's Education Handed Over To Mullahs: Perevz Hoodbhoy On Single National Curriculum | Ms @AiliaZehra | @nayadaurpk_urdu | @nayadaurpk Full 👉

#MalalaYousafzai #ملالہ_یوسفزئی
#SNC #Aik_Nisab #ایک_نصاب
#SingleNationalCurriculum
#AikNisab
#SingleNationalCurriculum would obstruct the critical thinking amongst students explains Dr Perevz Hoodbhoy | @AiliaZehra | @nayadaurpk_urdu | @nayadaurpk Full

#MalalaYousafzai #ملالہ_یوسفزئی
#SNC #Aik_Nisab #ایک_نصاب
#AikNisab
How the #SingleNationalCurriculum
Thrusted & Enforced down the throats of #NonMuslim Minorities in Pakistan explains Dr Perevz Hoodbhoy | @AiliaZehra @nayadaurpk_urdu | @nayadaurpk Full

#MalalaYousafzai #ملالہ_یوسفزئی
#SNC #Aik_Nisab #ایک_نصاب
#AikNisab
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Schools in areas where coronavirus cases are under control can restart physical classes for Std 5-12th in rural areas & 8-12th in urban areas from Aug 17. Safe resumption of schools is being considered to ensure all students have equal access to education amidst the pandemic.
Municipal commissioners in Mumbai, Thane and Collectors of the 11 districts where restrictions still continue as per #BreakTheChain guidelines dated 2nd August, have been empowered to assess risk locally and decide on school reopening in their jurisdiction.  #BacktoSchool #COVID
Consent of parents is paramount to us, 81% parents said in @scertmaha survey they want schools to reopen so on July 15, 8-12th Std. classes were started in corona free villages. Parents will have final say on physical presence of their wards, attendance norms have been relaxed.
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