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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    England can learn from Scotland's more fun, well-rounded education

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 12:00am by undefined

    ... Compared to exam-obsessed England, Scotland's officials have favoured a curriculum that looks beyond the grades, writes D.D. Guttenplan In the leafy subdivision of East ... by secondary school students in England more rigorous, their counterparts in Scotland were taking a curriculum in which national exams for 16-year-olds had been abolished. In recent years, schools ...

  2. Lifestyle - Family & Education - INSIGHT

    Troubled England has much to learn from HK's curriculum reforms

    Posted Apr 15th 2013, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... Katherine Forestier Why Hong Kong could teach England a thing or two about education reform There seems to be two ways of reforming the education system. The first is to listen ... we look on incredulously at the war now raging in England. In the past few weeks, England's teachers' unions have given votes of no confidence to the secretary of state ...

  3. Pictures That Tell Tales

    Posted Jul 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yeung Pak-yau, of the School of Continuing Studies (SCS), exhibits a retrospective of his surrealist work influenced by his years studying design in England. Mon-Fri, 9am-8pm; Sat, 9am-5pm; Sun closed. SCS, Central Learning Centre, 1/F, Bank of America Tower, 12 Harcourt Rd, Central. Inquiries: 2209 0244. Ends Jul 31 ...

  4. A little corner of England

    Posted Aug 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Annemarie Evans Along with several other British public schools, Marlborough College, which is in southern England is now expanding into Southeast Asia. But the college insists that, ... than about passing examinations, Croucher says. Last year, 90 per cent of the college's students in England went to their first choice university, and 66 per cent went to one ...

  5. Advice on British schools

    Posted Oct 04th 2010, 12:00am by Mabel Sieh

    ... Mabel Sieh Education experts from 20 schools and colleges in Britain will come to Hong Kong to advise parents on education opportunities. Organised by the British Council, the school exhibition will be held on October 9. Institutions including Dulwich Col ...


    Posted Nov 10th 2003, 12:00am by Sidney Sze

    ... is taught to students up to the age of 16 in all government-run schools in England. The personal finance curriculum has been put together by the Department of Education and Skills in consultation with the Personal Finance Education Group. Students under age 14 receive basic lessons involving things such as bank accounts. And the goal is to educate them to become informed users of financial services. ...

  7. Progressive school opened up artistic world

    Posted Oct 30th 2009, 12:00am by Nicole Chabot

    ... of businesspeople. At the age of 15, Karl Shiu attended the Waldorf School in Sussex in England, where he completed secondary education before starting an art foundation course in St Albans, Hertfordshire, ... at the structure of the universe and how it applies to physical structure; they look at flowers and plants, why they stand upright.' After England, it was off to New York to study environmental design ...

  8. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, April 28, 2013

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 12:00am

    ... pace with inflation, leaving them unable to meet their basic needs. In order to cope with the problem, I think large retail chains should co-operate with voluntary food banks in an agreement ... I would be grateful if any of your readers have more precise information as to the exact date of publication (richmuirhead@ntlworld.com). Richard Muirhead, Macclesfield, England ...


    Posted Jul 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the institution's exclusivity is that only one third of applicants are accepted. The university's commitment to industrial co-operation led to the establishment of England's first science park ... campuses in greater London and two in southeast England, giving it the largest operational estate of any university in the country. Established in 1907, Imperial College has faculties ...

  10. Asian recruits add cultural flavour to northern England

    Posted Oct 21st 2004, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Reports by Will Clem ENTICING FOREIGN students to university is such a lucrative business, Britain's University of Sunderland established a representative office in Hong Kong four years ago. The office, in Wan Chai, is the nerve-centre of the univers ...




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