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  1. News - China Insider - EDUCATION

    Students, faculty up in arms against 'elitist academy' at China's Peking University

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 05:11pm by Patrick Boehler and Anne Yi

    ... be guaranteed to all Peking University students, it said. The university should have consulted faculty and students before making a decision to dedicate the ancient space to the elite school, said Gao ...

  2. News - China - EDUCATION

    Hefei school sparks controversy after asking students to study Obama speech

    Posted Sep 05th 2013, 08:46pm by Chris Luo

    ... education experts recommended ancient texts or other material that may promote nationalism. “While having students read over Obama’s speech, it’s better to also introduce classic Chinese Analects ...

  3. News - China - EDUCATION

    Select schools in Guangdong teach traditional Chinese culture using Taiwan textbooks

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... parents in Shenzhen, Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Chengdu are enrolling their children in alternative schools dedicated to ancient philosophical studies, including Confucius, Mencius, the Four ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Beauty, value of ethnic cultures

    Posted Apr 29th 2013, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... in the artefacts not commonly seen in public. Since her return with her husband, Lee has made it her mission to educate the public about the history and value of the ancient costumes. Her collection ... a Unesco World Heritage Site in 1987. The students at a girls' school where I gave a talk were intrigued when I told them that people in ancient times used tree twigs to clean their teeth Lee ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Subsidy rise to help ethnic pupils learn Chinese

    Posted Jul 10th 2013, 12:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... students," said Claudia Mo Man-ching, who initiated the motion. "I can't see most of these kids understanding ancient Chinese poems, but at least the government shouldn't keep ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Anxiety... and relief over 'toughest' subject: Chinese

    Posted Jul 16th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... are quite high, especially the ancient Chinese literature section of the examination," he said. But top scorer Tsang Yee-wai, from The Church of Christ in China Heep Woh College, disagreed. ...

  7. News - World - EDUCATION

    Yale University forces humble Yale prep school chain to change name

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... The New York Times Renowned university goes to court to ensure no-one confuses it with humble Yale Academy; owner says he wasn't invoking its name Copycat rap for Yale prep school One educational institution is an august university spread across 340 hectares, where thousands study everything from ancient philosophies to emerging technologies. Another is a modest academy ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Chinese medicine degree course admits first non-Chinese student

    Posted Oct 23rd 2012, 12:00am by JOLIE HO

    ... would try his best to be a good doctor. "Maybe it's because I am not Chinese, and Chinese medicine has been handed down since ancient times, so Hongkongers might doubt if I am better ... philosophy such as yin and yang and the five elements of metal, wood, water, fire and earth. It also requires a good command of Chinese ancient writings in order to read classic books about ...

  9. News - China - EDUCATION

    Record numbers flock to take China's civil service exam

    Posted Nov 25th 2012, 03:25pm by AFP

    ... “It helps if you have family relations in the government, especially for getting central government jobs,” Liu said. China’s current civil service exam is a descendant of the ancient imperial ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Professor fired over 'Blue Book of Hong Kong' hits back at Baptist University

    Posted Dec 15th 2012, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... persecution" similar to that in ancient China. Victor Sit Fung-shuen said he was given no chance to defend himself properly and was seeking professional advice. He hopes to overturn the findings ...



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