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  1. Teachers are jailed for leaking questions in national English test

    Posted Jun 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Ray Cheung

    ... involving English language tests. In 2002, the service administering the US graduate school entrance exam suspended the computer version of its test on the mainland after several Chinese-language ... Ray Cheung Beijing judge convicts trio on charge of revealing state secrets Three teachers have been convicted of disclosing state secrets after they leaked an English exam paper ahead ...

  2. Teacher abused boy in school toilet

    Posted Feb 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui A primary school teacher sexually abused a 12-year-old pupil several times, including in a school toilet during private tuition after classes, a court heard yesterday. ... mother about the assault on June 21 last year. He also spoke of it during a psychological check arranged by the End Child Sexual Abuse Foundation. The case was reported to police on July 23 ...

  3. Schools reassure public over disgraced priest

    Posted Sep 19th 2008, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... May Chan Schools where a disgraced American priest taught after being convicted of a child-related offence reassured the public that no complaints had been received from students or parents about him. Dennis Sewar, 57, resigned as an English teacher at a Hong Kong school after the conviction was disclosed. He had worked for about 10 Hong Kong schools in the past year, ...

  4. Schools didn't ask about my conviction: teacher

    Posted Sep 16th 2008, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... Dennis Chong Disgraced priest resigns after child-related offence exposed A disgraced American priest who quit his job as an English teacher in Hong Kong after it was disclosed he had a conviction for a child-related offence said yesterday he had worked for about 10 schools in the past year and no one had asked him about his background. Dennis Sewar, 57, said he would willingly have ...

  5. School of terror?

    Posted Oct 01st 2008, 12:00am by Anuj Chopra

    ... in halting English: 'Welcome to Dar-ul-Uloom's computer department. Look, this is where we breed terrorists.' Wry chuckles fill the room, momentarily drowning out the whine ... as well as several other militant groups like the India-based Jaish-e-Mohammad and Pakistani Harkat ul-Mujahideen, claim allegiance. Dar-ul-Uloom schools some 3,500 students itself, and has ...

  6. Ahead Of The Class

    Posted Jul 20th 2003, 12:00am by Paul McGuire

    ... the main areas for improvement and when the team led by Graham Ranger (now working in Hong Kong for the English Schools Foundation) took the school off special measures and even recommended ... Ahead Of The Class by Marie Stubbs John Murray $238 When Marie Stubbs dragged herself out of retirement in March 2000 to answer the call to head St George's Roman Catholic School ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Feb 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and teaching materials), professional development programmes for teachers and on-site school-based support for schools. They have helped to enhance the profession so that teachers are fully prepared ... secondary schools have attended relevant courses. They are also provided with learning and teaching materials, which can be accessed on our dedicated Web-based resource platform. They will also ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Mar 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... trucks also addresses the hazard posed by school buses? Simon Griffin, The Peak ESF does not deserve subsidy There have been calls for government subvention to the English Schools Foundation ... was responsible for the building of several Catholic schools, monasteries and churches throughout Ireland. He even employed the three-leaf shamrock to teach people about the Holy Trinity. He died on March ...

  9. Ex-principal again walks free, acquitted of fraud on tenders

    Posted Mar 16th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... fraud in awarding HK$250,000 worth of school works projects to his brother's companies. So, 55, the former principal of Yan Oi Tong Tin Ka Ping Primary School, was also cleared of a charge ... for improvement in the school's tendering process. 'Sometimes we moved too fast when we wanted to save money for the school, and for the benefit of our students. There is room for review,' ...

  10. Reform school

    Posted Nov 28th 2010, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Ai Weiwei One of China's most prominent contemporary artists, Ai is leading a campaign to document the identities of children killed when their shoddily built schools collapsed during the Sichuan earthquake, in 2008. He and his volunteers have identified 5,000 victims, including their parents' names and the schools they attended. Each night, on the stroke of midnight, Ai sends ...




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