Well-known community worker passes away in Fiji

A Correspondent Navua, Fiji, December 30, 2017 Vidya Wati Prasad, a well-known community worker and mother of the Wellington-based Hindi Master Sunita Narayan, passed away in Navua Islands, Fiji on December 18, 2017. She was 86 years old and left behind her husband Mahesh Prasad, two sons, three daughters, seven granddaughters and one great granddaughter. Following a funeral service, she…

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Digital natives must know the enduring power of Print

Patricia A Alexander and Lauren M Singer Trakhman The Conversation (USA) December 29, 2017 Today’s students see themselves as digital natives, the first generation to grow up surrounded by technology like smartphones, tablets and e-readers. Teachers, parents and policymakers certainly acknowledge the growing influence of technology and have responded in kind. We have seen more investment in classroom technologies, with…

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Digital natives must know the enduring power of Print

Patricia A Alexander and Lauren M Singer Trakhman The Conversation (USA) December 29, 2017 Today’s students see themselves as digital natives, the first generation to grow up surrounded by technology like smartphones, tablets and e-readers. Teachers, parents and policymakers certainly acknowledge the growing influence of technology and have responded in kind. We have seen more investment in classroom technologies, with…

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