Recently I saw a course book of Grade 6 by a well-known publisher and was shocked to learn that it had been upgraded about a decade ago. The book talks about Microsoft Office 2003 which is an obsolete version. Most people now use 2016 or 2019 versions, with a 2021 edition of the said programme also available.
It is unbelievable that in this 21st century, our children are taught things that they cannot even practise.
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It affects students’ development as well as critical thinking, creativity and imagination, and develops in them a habit of cramming and rote memorisation.