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  1. letters

    Posted May 28th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... should not allow regrets to live with us, but forget what is in the past and look forward to the future. Simpson Fong Ka-tat, Carmel Alison Lam Foundation School A balance between the old ... The need to talk A recent survey found that 10 per cent of early primary school children in Hong Kong have some kind of communication disorder. Schools should allow young students more ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Hong Kong schools can keep national education funds for use elsewhere

    Posted Sep 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com Schools 'can keep funds' for national classes Schools will keep HK$530,000 in extra government funding allocated earlier to prepare for the launch of national-education classes, despite a policy reversal on implementing the subject. The Education Bureau says schools can spend the one-off cash grant as they deem fit, such as by hiring extra support staff ...

  3. School activists wage war on national education

    Posted Jul 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com At first, the three teenagers seem like any other secondary school pupils who gossip about their friends when they get together. But when the topic switches ... Scholarism, which has about 150 secondary school pupils as members. The organisation wants the national education scheme to be dropped. The government says all public primary schools must start ...

  4. Old-school parties heading for oblivion

    Posted Apr 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com The Civic Party, a holier-than-thou gathering of high-minded barristers and do-gooders, looks set to go the way of the Liberal Party- electoral decimation and political irrelevance. When party insiders made known that their two pi ...

  5. School asks old teachers to shun religious activity

    Posted Mar 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ng Tze-wei tzewei.ng@scmp.com A primary school in Xinjiang has asked retired teachers to pledge not to engage in religious activities. The No 9 Primary School in Kuerle, also known ... Chunxian's policy of maintaining stability, the school had decided to muster its retired teachers 'to resist the infiltration of religion', and 'to oppose ethnic separatism and illegal ...

  6. Auditor to investigate the funding of rural schools

    Posted Jan 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Raymond Li raymond.li@scmp.com Rural school spending would be one of the National Audit Office's top three priorities this year, the agency said, following an outcry over a raft of deadly school bus accidents that have been blamed on a centralisation push. The office's auditor general, Liu Jiayi, also said at a national audit conference on Sunday that his agency would ...

  7. God-awful fears freeze school reform

    Posted Nov 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Making the Anglican and Catholic churches open up their schools and become more accountable to parents is like trying to pull teeth from their ageing leaders. ... the government-mandated school board reform until the next chief executive takes office. No doubt, the church is hoping the next government boss might think differently on the issue and take the pressure off. ...

  8. Catholic diocese loses school reform challenge

    Posted Oct 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Austin Chiu and Amy Nip The 357 schools that have not reformed their school managements must do so after the Catholic diocese of Hong Kong lost its final battle against the government in the Court of Final Appeal. The diocese, which had its five-year challenge to the government's reforms of 2004 thrown out by the highest court yesterday, operates 80 aided schools. The church, ...

  9. Kim Jong-il's grandson arrives at Bosnian school

    Posted Oct 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... international school. Kim Han-sol, 16, landed on Wednesday, the United World College in Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina, confirmed yesterday. 'He's here,' said Meri Musa, spokesman ... Han-sol was repeatedly denied a visa by the Immigration Department. 'After the third rejection, I thought it would be a better use of time to ask the principals of the other schools ...

  10. Cardinal is wrong about school reform

    Posted Sep 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... plan- an opposition that is not entirely unreasonable- with his uncompromising stance against a plan by the government to reform school boards. The cardinal claims the school board reform would weaken the autonomy of schools in running their affairs, making it easier for officials to propagandise in the classroom. But the aim of the school board reform is to allow more parents, teachers ...




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