Discussion in 'Front page news archive' started by News Bot, Aug 14, 2010.
This is a discussion thread for the "App Pack: Slacker Edition" story posted on the front page.
I don't think taking your iPhone out during class is such a good idea. Please Register or Log in to view images
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If you're in high school it isn't. In college in a giant lecture hall, the professor wouldn't really care. Then again, you should probably be listening to the lecture lol...
As the majority of the forum members are from the US, you talk about how your education system works.
Am I right saying in the US you have;
High School (What age do you leave here in the US?)
Probably wrong, so correct me.
In the UK we have
Secondary School (Your high school) (Leave at 16)
University (Which I think is your college)
We wouldn't be allowed phones out in secondary (high) school here Please Register or Log in to view images
Looks like a good selection of apps though,
Here in our part of Texas we have:
Senior High (11-12)
Yeah youd get that phone snatched in any non college school. Also do they have a version of the first app for android.
I live in Northern U.S and our system is:
And i know another school close to me does K-12 Please Register or Log in to view images
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Day care (Age 0 to 2)
Pre-k (Age 3 to 4)
Elementry (Age 5 to 10)
Middle school (Age 11 to 14)
High School (Age 15 to 18 )
Associate (Age 19 to 20)
Bachelor (Age 19 to 22 or Associate + 2yrs)
Masters (Bachelor + 2yrs)
Ph.D (Master + 4-5 yrs depends on field)
This is the Education way in the U.S.
there's a few wolfram searchbar plugins in the android market that work well, but nothing official
well i went to k-12 but usally schools like this are very very poor.
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