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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Parents angry as schools block Form One transfers

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 04:12am by Johnny Tam, BRIAN YAP

    ... of secondary schools in Tuen Mun, Sha Tin and Eastern districts have agreed not to reserve Form One places for pupils seeking a transfer. The schools would accept transfers only if they still had ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    CityU protest demands curb on mainlanders

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

    ... a 15-year-old, were arrested on New Year's Day for breaking into the People's Liberation Army headquarters at Admiralty in December. Their trial is expected to begin at Eastern Court on May 19. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Elite English-medium schools cut more Form One places for next academic year

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 04:40am by Johnny Tam, SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... But many teachers still want a further reduction, especially in districts where the shortage of Form One pupils has been most acute, such as in the Eastern and Southern districts, Tuen Mun, Sha ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Harbour School staves off threat of a move with deal to renew lease

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 11:09am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com 'Boutique' international school staves off threat of a move, but still seeks a permanent home Harbour School home and dry after lease deal An international school in Kennedy Town has safely navigated its way through rental negotiations that had left it in danger of being forced to move. Marathon talks between the Harbour School ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Teachers could strike over demand for smaller Form One classes

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 03:47am by Johnny Tam and Shirley Zhao

    ... schools to cut a further one to three places in districts such as Eastern, Southern, Tuen Mun, Sha Tin, Tai Po, Sai Kung and Wong Tai Sin. The Education Bureau said the drop in the number ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    New school to focus on energy and environment

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 10:52am by Johnny Tam

    ... In terms of development, the region was not "as advanced as the eastern coastal area". "So basically there are a lot of opportunities to do sustainable development in northwestern ...

  7. Comment - Blogs - EDUCATION

    Tiger Mum’s triple formula for success

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 08:01pm by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... It was branded a “a despicable new theory” of “racial superiority” by Salon, as espousing a “racist argument” by The New York Post and accused of harbouring “uncomfortable racist overtones” by Forbes ...

  8. News - China - EDUCATION

    Nanjing politicians claim pupils at risk of gender identity disorder due to excess of female teachers

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 11:38am by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen andrea.chen@scmp.com Pupils taught by female teachers in primary schools are more likely to become “feminine boys and macho girls”, China News Service quoted members of the political advisory body in the eastern city Nanjing as saying. Members of Nanjing’s Political Consultative Conference submitted a proposal calling for more male teachers in primary and secondary ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Secondary schools face class cuts as pupil numbers keep falling

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 05:25am by SHIRLEY ZHAO, Johnny Tam

    ... have to close, assuming each class has 30 pupils. Schools in Eastern District, Tuen Mun, Sha Tin and Sai Kung are likely to be most affected by the problem. Many of these schools had only two ...

  10. News - China - EDUCATION

    From rural China to law school

    Posted Dec 01st 2013, 03:56pm by Associated Press in Tiaohuashan village

    ... at a textile factory in the eastern city of Hangzhou. He spends 12 hours a day overseeing deafening mechanised looms on a muggy floor. He has a wife now, and a son. But tears filled his eyes when he ...




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