Tech Can Affect Students Negatively
January 22, 2021
The fact that technology has opened a huge gateway to information (including information needed by students to fruitfully pursue their academic agendas), is undeniable. However, we seldom acknowledge the innumerable ways in which technology poses a threat to a student’s academic well-being. In an article I wrote to The Straits Times on the 29th of August, 2018- Tech can affect students negatively, I had emphasized on a few of the many problems that come about with the use of electronic gadgets in the classrooms.
Social Media's Noose Over Mental Health
January 14, 2021
While everyone is busy dealing with coronavirus pandemic, there is another issue that needs to catch public’s attention. We all know how social media made our lives easier. Especially during this hard time, when we all had to stay at home, we were able to connect to our friends and family with ease. But what if social media is killing us? Social media usage in Singapore is one of the highest in Asia with 79% (as of 2019) of the population being active users.