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  1. My world of Pokemons

    Posted Mar 17th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Teacher Man Ho-kei uses his collection to inspire students. ...

  2. Funds extension urged to aid stressed teachers

    Posted Mar 01st 2008, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau School heads are calling on the government to extend funding to continue to relieve teachers' stress in light of a workload survey suggesting they are still working too hard. ... staff to reduce teachers' workloads and stress. Each school has received about HK$1 million a year for three years. The grant is set to run out by the end of August. His comments follow ...

  3. Educators renew call for professional body

    Posted Oct 14th 2008, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau The city needs a professional teachers' body with statutory powers, the Council on Professional Conduct in Education has urged in the light of recent scandals involving educators. Teachers should uphold their moral standards and live up to public expectations, council chairwoman Yu Wai-bing said yesterday in a new call to set up a professional body. 'Misconduct ...

  4. Teachers needed for schools of thought

    Posted Dec 13th 2008, 12:00am by Ed Olivo

    ... Written by Ed Olivo With ongoing development of its curriculum and continued growth in the number of schools, the English Schools Foundation (ESF) is preparing to recruit more teachers ... ever,' said Keith Tucker, the ESF's human resources director. The ESF now has 20 schools in its stable and employs 1,010 teachers. It will be looking to fill 80 to 100 teaching vacancies ...

  5. Teachers' emotional problems 'shocking'

    Posted Nov 08th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Call for lighter workload as 75pc found suffering Educators and psychologists are calling for drastic measures to lessen teachers' stress following a survey that found the majority of them to be suffering from the pressure of a heavy workload. The results of the survey, released by the Whole Person Education Foundation this week, found three out of four teachers ...

  6. Teacher suspended for slapping student

    Posted Oct 24th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong A primary school teacher has been suspended from teaching for slapping students and ordering them to kneel down as punishments. North Point Government Primary School principal ... students and found that the case was serious,' Ms Tang said. More parents complained and, as well as slapping students, the teacher was found to be punishing them by asking them to go down ...

  7. Trainee teachers to face vacation work

    Posted Dec 01st 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... They need to know about the operation of other sectors,' Professor Wong told the Post. 'The work experience will be valuable for undergraduates. Many young teachers do not know how to handle stress at work and some even commit suicide. 'When our student teachers find out employees in other fields... might be more stressed than them, they will know they are not the only ...

  8. Push for tougher vetting of teachers

    Posted Sep 17th 2008, 12:00am by Dennis Chong, Joyce Man

    ... Dennis Chong, Jacqueline Leung and Joyce Man Call for bar on unaccredited teachers in classes The Education Bureau is facing mounting pressure to plug a loophole in the teacher-hiring process that allows teachers without full accreditation to instruct students. The calls came as school officials grappled with the aftermath of the revelation that Dennis Sewar, ...

  9. Teachers on a pedestal

    Posted Jul 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Does a teacher have to have higher moral standards than the average person and act as a role model for students? I would say yes. If we look at what a teacher does, we will find a high level of moral responsibility. Teachers do not simply cook a meal or drive a bus. They teach the future pillars of society. If a teacher loses the moral high ground, it has an effect ...

  10. Teachers' group calls for deeper cuts in class sizes

    Posted Jul 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Convergence, whose members are teachers, said the government's proposal to gradually reduce maximum class sizes from 40 to 36 would not make much difference for the schools under threat. It wants ... that without a bigger reduction most secondary schools would struggle to stay open. The quality of teaching would suffer, with teachers having to divert their efforts into promoting their schools. ...




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