Tag: schools

How to keep truant schoolchildren out of malls and hideouts: Police arrest them!

Students caught skipping school, sent to police stations will have to get their parents to come and bail them out or take them home. This is what a viral video on Twitter says. The Malaysian police raided malls and hideaways where students spend their time instead...

What computers can’t do in classrooms

By Mary Lee When I was training teenagers to debate in 2004–8, computers made the task of researching the motion a lot easier and faster (“Google it!” I said). But while the debaters could come up with stacks of research, there was still a problem:...