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  1. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Overseas study offers young education on foreign policy

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:45am by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com Sending students to schools abroad is just as vitally important to mainland China's interests as attracting more talents from the US Overseas study offers young education on foreign policy US first lady Michelle Obama is absolutely right about the importance of overseas education, and that is exactly what the sons and daughters of many ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - INSIGHT

    A university chief must be his own man

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 12:00am by RONALD TENG

    ... is only whether he can honestly and effectively execute the terms of office that are required of him. In a free society, everyone has a right to their own politics. You can criticise him for poor ...

  3. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Summer study tours abroad 'need right values'

    Posted Jun 24th 2013, 12:00am by Luisa Tam

    ... Overseas study tours are on the rise, but some put five-star luxury before cultural and academic enrichment, writes Luisa Tam Summer schools were once designed simply to promote academic success or billed as cram centres, adding an unnecessary burden on s ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education - FAMILY

    Choices in the classroom motivate learning

    Posted Jun 11th 2013, 12:00am by MABEL HSIEH

    ... learn to follow the rules set by teachers because that is how they can get good grades. They learn to get the right answer and they focus on clarity. They learn only what is required in the exams." But success in adult life does not always follow success in exams. "If we look at studies on successful people in the 21st century, they aren't the ones who know the right ...

  5. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, June 4, 2013

    Posted Jun 04th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... in their foolishness the rhino will become extinct and Julia's generation and those afterwards will lose the opportunity of seeing this magnificent animal for themselves. Julia's JuMu Rhino Fund ... as a veterinary surgeon dealing with these animals on a daily basis that the process of killing oneself is beyond the mental capacity of a dolphin. While I am a veterinarian, I am not an expert ...

  6. News - China - HEALTH

    Guangzhou may reverse ban on people with sexually-transmitted diseases from teaching

    Posted May 29th 2013, 12:14pm by Ernest Kao

    ... teachers and widespread condemnation from rights groups.  Nanjing-based anti-discrimination NGO Justice for All hailed the new decision as a “landmark breakthrough” and a sign ... level, but ideally, there should be national regulations on this,” said Geoffery Crothall, a spokesman for Hong Kong-based labour rights NGO China Labour Bulletin. “It will be up to Guangdong ...

  7. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, May 24, 2013

    Posted May 24th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... which are often forgotten right after the test is finished. If the school really wants students to have a good grasp of English, it should require them to read different kinds of literature ... that they showed it. Now, I am expected to upgrade again for something I already upgraded to four years ago? Am I right in understanding, that they are so grateful, they want me to pay again for something ...

  8. Business - Companies

    Should we let wunderkinds like Tumblr's David Karp drop out of high school?

    Posted May 21st 2013, 10:22am by AP

    ... admits students who score well on a difficult entrance exam. Karp took Japanese classes and had a math tutor while continuing with an internship at an animation production company, but by age 16, ...

  9. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, May 21, 2013

    Posted May 21st 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... remarks appear to have been distorted. Of course, I agree that anyone has the right to drink as much as they wish. This is a personal decision. But, we must be aware of the risks involved. Also, ... shrouded bird cages and hanging them from trees to hear them chirp is, to me, one of the silliest pastimes on earth. Perhaps that's not as bad as going to zoos to stare at caged animals ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Popularity of 'Shichida' education bewilders experts

    Posted May 20th 2013, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... bewilders experts Have you ever considered your child's "right-brain capabilities"? It was questions like this, along with a whole lot of scientific jargon, that were used this week ... what they call their "right-brain capabilities" between birth and age three, as the fastest development of the brain's right side can occur during that time. But paediatricians ...




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