The Importance of Current Affairs – Creative Campus: Learning with Latitude

The Importance of Current Affairs

Addressing Real-World Issues, One News Article At A Time

Here is an article we utilised as a platform for class discussion:

In this article, we learn that Disney has a hand in making prosthetics look cool. (For PDF version click here)

Iron Man, Elsa or Star Wars? With British company Open Bionics, the sky is the limit.

Here are some questions to consider:

  • What are some of the inherent problems with most prosthetics?
  • Why is it important to change the perception of prosthetics amongst users and observers alike?
  • How else children develop their self-confidence without relying on material tools?
  • Have a look at the video. Do you think it’s a fantastic solution? Why?

Creative Campus is no stranger to weaving real-world issues into our syllabus. Even before the Ministry of Education advocated the importance of 21st century competencies, our curriculum has engaged students’ interest and inspire learning.

We have emphasised the importance current affairs since Day One. Hence, our English enrichment lesson are crafted in an accessible and compelling manner. This approach has helped many of our students stay informed and broadened their minds. The skills that students learn will stay with them all the way through to General Paper and beyond.

Don’t take our word for it. Check out what our ex-students have to say.

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