SEREMBAN 03 JANUARY 2017. Kemunculan badut menceriakan suasana hari pertama persekolahan di dalam kelas tahun satu Sekolah Kebangsaan St Paul, Seremban. NSTP/HAZREEN MOHAMAD.

SEREMBAN: Times are totally different now as a new era of schooling experience dawns for the Gen Z. Many a schools are running with the changing times and it is not surprising to read about the use of superheroes and cartoon characters to welcome Year One students, in a hope of calming first-day jitters.
Here at SK St Paul, the school have taken note of current trends and as Year One students begin their first day at school today, a clown has been brought in, not only to keep the children entertained but to shine the spotlight on the fun in education.
“We’ve been doing this for the past five years but each year it is different. This is the first time we have brought in a clown,” said the chairman of the Parents-Teachers Association (PTA), Dr Mahadevan Deva Tata, who is also a former student of the …