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  1. News - China - EDUCATION

    China's teens lead world for financial know-how

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:39am by AP

    ... Associated Press Shanghai teens lead world in financial know-how China leads the pack when it comes to the financial knowledge and skills of 15-year-old boys and girls, according ... systems worldwide. This is the programme's first assessment of the financial literacy of teens. The questions in the two-hour written test ranged from simple to complex. The easiest questions ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1550686/chinas-teens-lead-world-financial-know-how
  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Visually impaired university students facing problems of acceptance and support, says survey

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 03:55am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... financial assistance to universities with blind students to get the equipment they need," union vice-president Wong Chun-hang said. Another visually impaired student, who has just completed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1551405/visually-impaired-university-students-facing-problems-acceptance-and
  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    New college head calls on government to focus on nurturing creative talent

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 05:41am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... concerned with the company's stock price than improving its products and services. Companies should scrap the link between management bonuses and short-term stock prices, allowing bosses to focus on long-term improvements. "After we've become a private university, we want to be the leader in reforms of the financial system, business ideas and the traditional ways of doing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1542611/new-college-head-calls-government-focus-nurturing-creative-talent
  4. News - China Insider - EDUCATION

    School dropouts in rural China could be as high as 20 million, says study

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 05:02pm by Chris Luo

    ... million. “This shows school dropouts are quite prevalent in rural areas,” he concluded in the study on rural youths’ development. But surprisingly the financial situation of students ... according to the study. “This finding shows that most dropouts decided to quit schools themselves instead of being pressured to do so out of financial concerns regarding tuition or living costs,” ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1544335/school-dropouts-rural-china-could-be-high-20-million-says-study
  5. News - China - EDUCATION

    Police probe cheating scandal after dozens of Henan students caught hiring others to sit exams

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 09:20pm by AP, Keira Lu Huang

    ... Li's services, the CCTV report said that if a stand-in doing the exam was caught, parents and students only had to deny any knowledge of the cheating and keep quiet. The fixer would use his ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1535722/dozens-henan-students-caught-hiring-other-people-sit-national-exams
  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    ESF set to charge parents of new pupils up to HK$38,000

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 04:16pm by Johnny Tam

    ... or renovation of its schools. She said it was a means to "secure a long-term future for ESF in Hong Kong", but parents said it was a result of poor financial management. "They ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1525960/esf-set-charge-parents-new-pupils-hk38000-levy
  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Programme offers Chinese lessons to ethnic minority preschoolers

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 03:10am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... kindergarten-age children this year. The Children and Family Services Centre expanded the programme after tutors found many Primary One children could not understand their teachers due to weak Chinese. ... The programme is one of 50 social service projects funded by the Jockey Club's HK$630 million Community Project Grant. As of last year, the programme had received over HK$4.4 million from the fund. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1523994/programme-offers-chinese-lessons-ethnic-minority-preschoolers
  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Tax-free status of Hong Kong’s international schools attacked

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 11:37pm by Shirley Zhao and Johnny Tam

    ... spokeswoman said the bureau would "closely monitor the activities of the school sponsoring body and the school to ensure its compliance with the service agreement" with the government. Since ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1524102/tax-free-status-hong-kongs-international-schools-attacked
  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    St Margaret's Girls' College priced out of Sheung Wan

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 05:20am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... School premises have all along been allocated in an open, objective manner," Yeung said. But when the Canadian Overseas International School closed in 2001 due to financial difficulties, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1523352/st-margarets-girls-college-priced-out-sheung-wan
  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Three governors quit ESF board over soaring school fees as subsidy is axed

    Posted May 21st 2014, 04:50am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... who elected them, and ESF just treats parents as cash cows without thinking of cutting its own expenses to save money." An ESF spokeswoman said a long-term financial strategy ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1516660/parents-quit-esf-board-over-plans-raise-cash-government-subsidy-goes

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