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    Rant: Training daze

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 12:00am by Robby Nimmo

    ... Alex Wong Alex Wong Training daze I am loath to jump on the English Schools Foundation-bashing bandwagon. It is one of Hong Kong's many success stories and has great teachers and alumni. An ESF education is not cheap, but then neither is a good education in most Anglophone countries. Ever since the last CPD (continuing professional development) day, however, I've been ...

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    Something new: first cut for teen film festival

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:12pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Singaporean filmmaker Jack Neo Chee Keong's I Not Stupid, a feature film in Putonghua and English about the bond between three troubled primary school students. Japanese sci-fi film Paprika ... A committee of 13 teenagers (some of whom are pictured below) was selected by the Youth Arts Foundation to choose the films and find unconventional locations in which to screen them. ...

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    My life: Trey Lee Chui-yee

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 09:59pm by Oliver Chou

    ... Kong for Toronto- my sisters had already gone to the Juilliard School, in New York. I later joined them and attended the Juilliard Pre-College. That was in the 1980s. A lot of people later ... future stars, such as violinist Midori. She was already famous and they made her play the viola in the school orchestra. But I didn't look up to her as a role model. DIFFERENT NOTES After ...

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    My life: Bill Bailey

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 08:48pm

    ... water voles and kingfishers and there was a little stone bridge next to a mill, which we used to walk on and play Poohsticks. The surrounding countryside was very beautiful; rolling English ... love the beauty of words in the English language. STANDING UP ALONE I started off doing gigs in a double act, playing guitar. It’s been the instrument of choice for folk singers, stand-ups ...

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    My life: Noor Huda Ismail

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:17pm by Jo Baker

    ... I began to question [Islam]." INSPIRED IN IRELAND After graduating, I learned English by talking to foreigners. Meeting them made me start to question the ways (the school) had tried ... Jo baker The anti-terrorism expert tells Jo Baker about attending school with a future Bali bomber and helping jihadists to reform Noor Huda Ismail A GOOD MUSLIM I was born in Yogyakarta, ...

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    My life: Hanli Prinsloo

    Posted Nov 08th 2014, 10:10pm by Keira Lu Huang

    ... I started my foundation I Am Water in 2010, although I came up with the name in 2006. There is huge ocean degradation because people are disconnected from it, so we are practising unsustainable sea ... I'd taken six weeks out of my other work and my foundation and lived in Dahab, Egypt, just training in the Red Sea. But I got (to the event in Greece) and suddenly I felt so like ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Nov 01st 2014, 10:27pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... province to a Hakka father and Flemish mother, she wrote in English and French on modern China, showing strong support for the communist revolution. In 1949, she began practising at Hong Kong’s ... to Australian parents, he later attended Winchester College, in England, a public school established in 1382 which boasts alumni as eclectic as a 14th-century archbishop of Canterbury ...

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    My life: Ufrieda Ho

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... of four children. MADIBA WHO? Growing up, I'd never heard of Nelson Mandela. I didn't realise there were restrictions on the Chinese- where you could live, what school you attended. At school, we weren't allowed to talk about politics. The first time I got an inkling of what democracy might be was in 1989, when the Tiananmen Square protests happened. There were about 25,000 ...

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    My life: Lee Hadwin

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 10:47pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... television show, where I met (English entrepreneur) Richard Branson, who is an ambassador for Missing People. While in the green room with him, I chatted to a woman who had lost her sister and she ... and western band, so there was a musical influence, I suppose. I was never any good at art at school and was given a D in my school reports. Before the sleep art became my living, I played in my ...

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    Then & now: schools of hard knocks

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by Jason Wordie

    ... of affairs eventuate? For decades, Cantonese was used as a medium of instruction in primary schools, with English taught as a second language. Those students whose grasp of English was deemed ... Hong Kong's colonial education policies have failed an entire generation and some are still paying the price, writes Jason Wordie Schools of hard knocks Free universal primary ...




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