Abdul Sattar Edhi

Pakistan’s legendary philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi, who devoted his life to the poor and the destitute, died on Friday at a hospital in Karachi following a prolonged illness. He was 88. Edhi’s family announced his death and his son, Faisal Edhi, asked all people to “pray for the departed soul” of his father. Earlier in […]

Leap Second

The people responsible for measuring the world’s time have got very good at determining just how long a second is supposed to last—the most accurate clock in the world uses cesium atoms to determine the exact length of a second, and it won’t get out of sync for at least 300 million years. But the […]

Students Face Up To 7 Years In Prison

Chinese students sitting down to the most important exams of their lives this week needed no reminder of how high stakes were. But they got one — the promise of jail time if they were caught cheating on their tests. It’s the first time that custodial sentences have been stipulated for anyone using underhand tactics […]

The Busy Person’s Lies

HOW’S life? Oh, busy. So goes the mindless modern conversation — a constant assertion of the scarcity of time. A poll found that 61 percent of working Americans said they did not have enough time to do the things they wanted to do. Some of us feel this more acutely than others: A 2015 survey […]

November – December – G Classes Update

This is the following update for all new courses / classes and other events for the upcoming months. As you may know that the holidays are approaching in the United States and I plan to celebrate them with the children. I plan to re-design and exchange teachers to keep the G Class more active and […]

It’s A Flat World Project – Update

Hello everyone As part of Dialect Zone International’s Social Studies curriculum, students will begin to learn about different countries, cultures and landmarks. Throughout the year, students study neighborhoods, communities, customs and traditions. To further enrich these skills, students will participate in this multicultural, It’s A Small – Flat World – Flat Stanley Project. Please read […]

ABC Crash Course Classes

Hello I will provide the following new ABC Classes, starting JULY 6th, 2015: ABC Crash Course: 1st schedule: Monday – Friday – 1:00 pm – 1:50 pm 2nd Schedule: Monday – Friday – 2:00 pm – 2:50 pm 3rd Schedule: Monday – Friday – 3:00 pm – 3:50 pm Monday – Friday Only No Weekends! […]

Happiness

Once a group of 500 people were attending a seminar. Suddenly the speaker stopped and decided to do a group activity. He started giving each person a balloon. Each person was then asked to write their name on it using a marker pen. Then all the balloons were collected and put in another room. The […]