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  1. National education course should have nothing to do with indoctrination

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... a proper knowledge of China's culture, politics and business environment is an advantage in the job market. In schools there is a lack of education about contemporary China. I am not denying ... There has been a great deal of debate about implementation of a national education course in our schools. Sceptics have argued that such a subject could become one-sided, with an attempt ...

  2. National education subject to be delayed

    Posted Jan 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Dennis Chong dennis.chong@scmp.com A committee tasked with mapping out the controversial introduction of compulsory national education in all Hong Kong government schools has suggested it be delayed until as late as 2015. The Education Bureau last year proposed introducing the curriculum into primary schools as early as September this year, and into secondary schools in the 2013-14 ...

  3. National lessons won't skirt the sensitive issues

    Posted Aug 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... use other resources to address the sensitive module dealing with contemporary China, Leung said. They will also teach the four other modules of national education, which include moral education and Chinese geography. The Hong Kong National Services Centre published The China Model, which fails to mention major events such as the June 4, 1989, crackdown in Tiananmen Square. Leung ...

  4. Nationalism in class

    Posted May 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ng Kang-chung Learning to appreciate China will become a core part of a new curriculum which seeks to make nationalistic education a compulsory subject for all schoolchildren in Hong Kong, ... is more important to give students a comprehensive and true picture of China,' Cheung said. 'National education should not be teaching students to toe the Communist Party's line, ...

  5. Education does not need giveaways and gimmicks

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

    ... as enterprise is to be lauded, efforts should not be about enticing children with giveaways, but better educating them. Education is not the natural first thought for teachers whose jobs are on the line. They know that when student numbers in a form drop below 61, the Education Bureau starts taking action. In the past five years, five public secondary schools and 72 primary ones have been ...

  6. Come to think of it

    Posted Oct 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and interpersonal relationships, Hong Kong today, modern China, globalisation, public health, and energy technology and the environment. The Education Bureau trumpeted the subject as part of a drive to end ... as a compulsory subject for the new Diploma of Secondary Education (DSE). To qualify for university entrance, secondary students sitting for the DSE next year must get a pass in liberal studies, along ...

  7. Education on the move

    Posted Apr 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... educators to work with the computer company to introduce technological innovations for education, Shak Chung Shan is also a pioneer in using PDAs as a teaching tool. The school's PDA learning ... environment of the 21st century via education complemented by information technology. 'Children need critical and analytical skills to face of all kinds of information and people,' says Mr ...

  8. Wan Chai named richest, most educated and oldest district

    Posted Apr 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that government efforts to ease poverty do not work.' Wan Chai residents are also the most highly educated, with 32.3 per cent having a degree, beating Central and Western district with 31.8 per cent. Residents of Wong Tai Sin appeared to be the least educated. Only 9.4 per cent of them had a degree and 32.3 per cent had received no schooling or below-primary education. But Wan Chai ...

  9. Fresh idea for food charity in market

    Posted May 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com A group of young businessmen and designers hopes to restore a disused market in Sheung Wan as a food and art marketplace and establish a food education charity ... heritage rating. The designers' group faces competitors including the Journalism Education Foundation, which wants to set up a news museum; the local chapter of the American Institute ...

  10. Business - Companies - PROPERTY

    Developer Emperor buys Wan Chai office block for HK$1.6b

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung paggie.leung@scmp.com Emperor buys Wan Chai office block for HK$1.6b Developer Emperor International has paid HK$1.588 billion for the Wing Hang Finance Centre in Wan Chai, in a relatively uncommon purchase of an entire building in the area. ...




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