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  1. Renaissance for digital technicians

    Posted Mar 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... more engaged learners. Located in Ma On Shan and part of the English Schools Foundation (ESF), RCHK uses technology to broaden the learning experience for students. When recruiting information technology (IT) professionals, the school looks for technicians to assist more than 2,000 students, teachers and school support staff. Duties include trouble-shooting and training, hardware setup, ...

  2. Tablet PCs put pupils in touch with their future

    Posted Jun 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... at Renaissance College in Ma On Shan who have been using the iPad after the private independent school bought 28 of the tablet computers as part of its drive to involve students in information technology as early as possible. The school, which is run by the English Schools Foundation's commercial arm, Educational Services Ltd, places a strong emphasis on technology and already provides a mix ...

  3. A brave new world

    Posted Nov 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... for the English Schools Foundation (ESF). Today's teachers do not teach in the same way it was done 10 or 20 years ago, he adds. Just as the calculator changed the way mathematics was taught during ... to the ever-changing technological landscape,' says White. With many schools introducing one laptop per student programmes, this immersion model is becoming more of a reality. Students with their own ...

  4. Learning without pens and paper

    Posted Jun 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Territories, the newest addition to the English Schools Foundation. Armed with a partnership with Apple, the Ma On Shan school has successfully launched a one-to-one laptop programme that gives every ... She Mang said the latest strategy- the third- which will be ready early next year, aims to build upon the computer network already available in local schools. 'So far we have been focused ...

  5. Software grips class as learning takes fun turn

    Posted Oct 13th 2007, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau Local primary school pupils are using a programmable computer device to turn English classes into sessions on how to design mechanical toys. 'A great way for people to learn ... to 14 primary and secondary schools by Chinese University of Hong Kong's Centre for University-School Partnerships. Last week's visit was to review the play-study scheme, which ...

  6. letters

    Posted Oct 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in schools. Kennly Chak Ting-hin, The Chinese Foundation Secondary School ... warming is worsening- it's time to do something to make it a difference. Simon Ko Chin-hung, Tsuen Wan Government Secondary School Girls must learn to be more confident Many teenage girls ...

  7. City has designs on itself

    Posted Nov 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Hong Kong students are pursuing careers in design than ever before. 'Parents understand design a lot more, so they're letting their kids go into design school,' he says. ... providing master's programmes in graphic design, animation and photography. Then there's the Hong Kong Design Institute, which offers a mix of foundation courses, diploma programmes ...

  8. IT

    Posted Jan 13th 2007, 12:00am by Dennis Sim

    ... or graduated with a first degree in other fields and have extensive computer-related experience. Needs to meet the English Language Proficiency Requirement as stipulated by the Graduate School. Cost ... science, computer engineering, electrical and electronic engineering or related fields). If non-English degree, need to get an equivalent score of 550 in TOEFL. Cost HK$129,600 in total. Aid ...

  9. Hi-tech help for learning English

    Posted Apr 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Zuleika Sedgley A Chinese University professor has developed software that takes a tradition that is synonymous with Swiss finishing schools into the 21st century. Professor Helen Meng ... in suits insisting that you pronounce your t's and r's properly. Instead students at the university who are learning English are using 'Enunciate', an online system ...

  10. Wired for English

    Posted Aug 30th 2004, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... LEE WING-SZE A local school will use the latest technology to improve its students' English language skills. Under a pilot project financed by the Quality Education Fund (QEF), Yaumati Catholic Primary School will take e-learning a step further by introducing a wireless network, including tablet PCs, during Primary Four English lessons in the new academic year. The move ...




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