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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Alliance convenor Joseph Cheng Yu-shek took credit for others' work, claims his ex-colleague

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:30am by Staff Reporters

    ... ago. This follows a complaint from a former research assistant of Cheng, who is chair professor of political science at the university and convenor of the Alliance for True Democracy. Cheng ... But I don't care about politics," said Cheng, now a research assistant to University of Hong Kong law professor Albert Chen Hung-yee. City University said in a statement that it had received ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1550562/alliance-convenor-joseph-cheng-yu-shek-took-credit-others-work-claims
  2. News - China - EDUCATION

    Shenzhen to pump one billion yuan into building new Xinjiang university

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 03:52pm by WU NAN

    ... Muslims, has been the focus of a security crackdown after recent violent attacks in the region and elsewhere on the mainland that the central government has blamed on terrorists and separatists who ... Zhang Chunxian, speaking at the region’s party committee meeting, vowed to safeguard social stability and the Central Committee’s authority and political discipline on major issues opposing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1538918/shenzhen-pump-1-billion-yuan-building-new-xinjiang-university
  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Only 30pc confident about getting into university, poll finds ahead of exam results day

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:30am by Johnny Tam, VICTORIA ANN DUTHIE

    ... Johnny Tam and Victoria Ann Duthie Most see university education as a necessity but only a third feel positive about securing a place Fears and hopes as pupils brace for exam results Only ... group's poll has found. The phone survey conducted by the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups last month found that only 34 per cent of the 628 DSE pupils polled were positive they could secure ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1550582/only-30pc-confident-about-getting-university-poll-finds-ahead-exam
  4. Lifestyle - Technology - EDUCATION

    Same genes govern skills in maths and reading, scientists discover

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 03:10am by AFP

    ... from nearly 2,800 British families. The team compared twins and unrelated children to see how they performed in tests for maths and reading comprehension and fluency, and then matched ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1552850/same-genes-govern-skills-maths-and-reading-scientists-discover
  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Campaigning did not affect DSE results, says Scholarism student activist

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 04:00pm by LO WEI AND JOHNNY TAM

    ... of the student-led activist group Scholarism said that organising social action did not affect her academic studies after receiving her Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) results on Monday morning. Agnes ... but did not think her social activism had affected her studies. “Learning results depend on one’s time distribution,” she wrote. Chow hopes to enter a university programme related to social ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1554033/campaigning-did-not-affect-dse-results-says-scholarism-student
  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Wah Yan College shows small classes yield better pupils

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 05:57am by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Positive experiences by Wah Yan College students and teachers translate into a call for more secondary schools to adopt small-class teaching Local school shows small classes yield better pupils Pupils are likely to fare better socially and academically in classes of not more than 30 learners, a new study has found. Small-class teaching, or SCT, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1553482/wah-yan-college-shows-small-classes-yield-better-pupils
  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Academic's allegation 'politically motivated'

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 03:55am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... author of the articles. His former research assistant, Cheng Man-lung, who worked for the professor between September 2002 and January 2003, has complained his former boss took lead-author credit ... former research assistant's sacking. He said he had discussed the matter with the university and offered his full cooperation to resolve it. Cheng Man-lung has denied any political ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1551329/academicsallegationpolitically-motivated
  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Hong Kong's exams body calls time on students cheating with watches

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 03:28am by MICHAEL DE WAAL-MONTGOMERY

    ... "We would not ban the use of watches, but we will update centre supervisors on any new electronic devices capable of gaining unfair assistance … The smartwatches look quite different from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1552142/hong-kongs-exams-body-calls-time-students-cheating-watches
  9. 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

    ... said Liu in a conclusion that defies the common public perception. He added that the prevalence of pragmatism among village residents had contributed to this social phenomenon. “From their [the parents] point of view, continuing the pursuit of college education for their children not only costs a fortune, but also does not guarantee securing a job.” Liu urged the government to change its ...

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

    Students, faculty up in arms against 'elitist academy' at China's Peking University

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 05:11pm by Patrick Boehler and Anne Yi

    ... a year after a Communist Party internal circular banished the ongoing debate about social privilege from classrooms, reining in academic freedom in the Chinese mainland. Students formed a “Jingyuan Small Group” to mobilise support. Sharing their message through social media, they have had managed to hold public meetings discussing the project with the university’s leadership. More ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1552001/peking-university-scholars-students-arms-against-elite-programme

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