XS News is an initiative started by SJI International alumnus Marco Andono Sie and Grade 11 students Alexander Brown and Kai-Ryn Tan. The project aims to enhance the media literacy of young people worldwide by condensing news on current affairs.
“With the current circuit breaker and lockdowns in many parts of the world, the biggest thing we as children can do is to stay home - and listen to our parents of course - but Theodore Roosevelt once said: Do what you can, with what you have, where you are,” Zac and Ryan said.
No better place to have spent what was arguably the most transformative years of my life. Following my graduation, I decided to spend a term working at the SJI International Elementary School as a Teaching Partner.