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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Rwandan student in Hong Kong eyes hopeful future on 20th anniversary of genocide

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 05:46am by Lana Lam

    ... with him when she escaped the machetes of the Hutu militia, making it to a refugee camp in then Zaire (now the Democratic Republic of Congo). "I was born in the refugee camp in Congo and we ...

  2. News - China - EDUCATION

    More Chinese high school students heading for US

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 06:24am by AP

    ... for more than one year because of federal restrictions. A bipartisan bill in Congress seeks to change that. Sponsored by two New York congressmen, Democrat Bill Owens and Republican Chris Gibson, ...

  3. News - China Insider - EDUCATION

    Peking University students win bittersweet victory against ‘elitist’ academy

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 04:20pm by Patrick Boehler and Anne Yi

    ...  "The teachers and students have seen that there is a kind of democratic decision-making," the student said.  ...

  4. News - China - EDUCATION

    China's teens lead world for financial know-how

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:39am by AP

    ... Cooperation and Development (OECD). Shanghai was followed by the Flemish community of Belgium, Estonia, Australia, New Zealand, the Czech Republic, Poland, Latvia, the US, Russia and France. At the bottom of the list were Croatia, Israel, the Slovak Republic, Italy and Colombia. The testing was part of the Programme for International Student Assessment, which aims to evaluate education ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Academic's allegation 'politically motivated'

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

    ... of pan-democratic lawmakers fighting for "genuine" universal suffrage. "The saga is obviously politically motivated. The projects were done some 10 years ago. I sent the published works ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Controversy as schools told to 'deepen understanding' of Basic Law

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:15am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... or lopsided in their understanding" of "one country, two systems" and the Basic Law. The paper has heightened tension, with outraged pan-democrats accusing Beijing of scrapping its ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    CityU protest demands curb on mainlanders

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 03:38am by Phila Siu

    ... group whose Chinese name was previously translated as Hongkongers Come First. It advocates the separation of the city from the People's Republic of China. Four members, including ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    More Form One classes to be axed this year, say education officials

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 04:37am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... But Democratic Party lawmaker Helena Wong Pik-wan said although the government had no policy of shutting schools, some with just one or two Form One classes could still eventually be forced to close ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Education Bureau rapped over Cantonese 'not an official language' gaffe

    Posted Feb 02nd 2014, 06:11pm by Johnny Tam, Stuart Lau

    ... "a non-official language in the People's Republic of China", Cheung added. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Plan ahead for cross-border pupils: Democrats

    Posted Sep 10th 2013, 12:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Plan ahead for cross-border pupils: Democrats Democrats have urged education authorities to estimate the likely influx of cross-border pupils ... to mainland parents in 2011 will start school by 2017, official figures show. The Democratic Party, whose representatives surveyed the situation at the border crossings yesterday, expects at least ...




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