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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong's deadly exam culture

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 12:00am by ALASTAIR SHARP

    ... Alastair Sharp Alastair Sharp sounds a warning over unhealthy fixation with results Hong Kong's exam hothouse can be unhealthy for children Hong Kong is not alone in having a strong ... that is what brings proper happiness in lifelong terms". Alastair Sharp is an associate professor at Lingnan University and deputy director of the Samaritans Multilingual Suicide Prevention ...

  2. A new age for the sage

    Posted Apr 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... thinkers including Jean-Jacques Rousseau and Baron de Montesquieu were inspired by the Confucian concept of 'people taking precedence over the sovereign', through reading the works ...

  3. School opens up to sound of music

    Posted Feb 17th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jasmine Wang Many of the city's top musicians turned out to mark the opening of the Baron School of Music in Mid-Levels last month. The cocktail party got off to a smooth start with a guitar and piano performance by Joey Tang Kin-ming and composer Phoebus Chan Chun-hin. But the highlights were vocal and piano performances by some of the school's instructors and musicians. ...

  4. school news

    Posted Oct 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... inter-school competitions. The most established is the Hartpury College Inter-school Equestrian Challenge, while the younger event is the Ann Baron Memorial Cup. Both of these events have attracted ...

  5. All the world's a stage if you've got IDEAs

    Posted Jul 14th 2007, 12:00am by Liz Gooch

    ... by violence. Dan Baron Cohen, IDEA president and chair of the World Alliance of Arts Education, said the conference would explore how teachers can use drama to study other subjects. 'It's talking about changing the performance of education, the theatre of teaching,' he said. Mr Baron Cohen said the World Alliance, which covers theatre, music and visual arts education, ...

  6. Bogus UK university bust sparks call to act

    Posted Jan 12th 2008, 12:00am by Steve Cray

    ... and council head, known as 'His Excellency Baron Knowth', to Monte Carlo where he is a tax exile. 'Baron Knowth', in reality chartered accountant Jeffrey Wooller, admitted ...

  7. A new tune

    Posted Sep 06th 2007, 12:00am by Katie Lau

    ... and instructors such as songwriter Alan Cheung Ka-shing. The Baron School of Music in Central, where Chu is enrolled, was founded last March by producer Ronald Ng Lok-shing. The HK$8 million venture ... him in touch with the record company. 'It used to be that you either taught yourself or learned from a private tutor,' says songwriter Victor Tse Kwok-wai, who heads Baron ...

  8. Asperger children get help integrating into mainstream schools

    Posted Feb 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for parents, teachers and members of the public.' According to a New Scientist report last year, autism expert Simon Baron-Cohen suggested Albert Einstein and Isaac Newton had both shown traits ...

  9. Inside tracks

    Posted Apr 01st 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... thrilled! Being a music producer has long been my dream,' said Kung, who is studying for a diploma in music production at the Baron School of Music. While mainstream music centres and academies ...

  10. Fair to point students in right direction

    Posted Feb 19th 2009, 12:00am by Jacqueline Tsang

    ... will also hold forums for adventurous students. The Wedding Management Academy in Hong Kong will speak on what it takes to be a certified wedding planner, the Baron School of Music will host ...




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