Media

Pokemon Go: Cyber Wellness & Media Literacy

Pokemon Go has taken the world by storm. Hordes of users, young and old, have taken to catching pokemons using augmented reality - a virtual world superimposed on the real one that we eat, live & breathe in. Yet the signs often show that virtual is sometimes greater than reality: Pedestrians crossing roads oblivious about…
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Mobile Devices, Cyber Wellness & Children

The Art & Science of Parenting in the Digital Age Children & Mobile Devices (This article was first posted in Apr 2015 for Innova Primary School. The article is reproduced here mass circulation.)   When will your kids get their own smartphones and iPads? At which age do you think children can manage their usage of these…
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Screen Time, Cyber Wellness and Children

The Art & Science of Parenting in the Internet Age Screen Time, Cyber Wellness & Children   (This article was first posted in Mar 2015 for Innova Primary School. The article is reproduced here mass circulation.) In recent years, mobile Internet devices have become primary entertainment options for children. In particular, today’s primary school children probably started…
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Strengths-based Approach to Academics- Achiever

Strengths-based Approach to Academics "Knowledge consists of the facts and lessons learned. Skills are the steps of an activity. These three- talents, knowledge, and skills- combine to create your strengths." -Donald O. Clifton, father of Strengths-based Psychology as well as the developer of the eponymous Clifton StrengthsFinder- Gallup's online psychological assessment. DO WHAT YOU DO BEST…
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