• Saturday
  • September 20, 2014
  • Last updated: 3:13pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 1569 for education commission

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Beijing artist Wang Jianwei wins commission for Guggenheim Museum

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 09:06pm by Richard James Havis

    ... Richard James Havis life@scmp.com Wang fits the bill for Guggenheim Beijing-based Wang Jianwei will be the first artist commissioned by the Robert H.N. Ho Family Foundation Chinese Art ... are looking at sculptural installations," says Berghuis. Wang, who was sent to the countryside for re-education in 1975 during the final years of the Cultural Revolution, graduated in oil ...

  2. Lifestyle - Family & Education - RACISM

    Racial stereotyping in Hong Kong's textbooks undermines harmony

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 05:17pm by Bernice Chan

    ... who has worked at Pearson Longman and Educational Publishing, says educational publishers often provide detailed guidelines to authors commissioned to develop textbooks, and take ... and the Filipino woman was a domestic helper. Unsurprisingly, Filipinos the world over were incensed at the stereotypical depiction. Educational Publishing House in Singapore, which produced the general ...

  3. Lifestyle - Family & Education - NEWS

    Education briefs

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 03:48pm by Linda Yeung

    ... to qualify for the certificate. The IBCC is an educational framework tailor-made for students aged between 16 and 19 who wish to engage in career-related learning while providing them with both IB ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Guggenheim makes commission statement

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 12:00am by RICHARD HAVIS

    ... With the help of a Hong Kong patron, New York's Guggenheim Museum is going on a commissioning spree to bring modern Chinese art to the West Chinese contemporary art has become ... not reveal the amount, the museum described it as the "largest grant ever given to a US museum" . It will be used to commission new works from Chinese artists: the works will show ...

  5. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Cost limits expansion of small-class teaching

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 05:16pm by Linda Yeung

    ... allocated HK$60 million to the initiative at Wah Yan's two colleges to foster quality education. Both schools have since hired 20 additional teachers to handle extra student groups, which costs ... of a long-term commitment. Paul Chan Kam-wing, director of the Centre for Small Class Teaching at the Hong Kong Institute of Education, says it happened merely as a result of the re-election of Donald ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education - NEWS

    Education news

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 09:39am by Linda Yeung

    ... Linda Yeung linda.yeung@scmp.com Subsidy set for mainland path Hong Kong students who have been admitted to the first year of undergraduate programmes at mainland higher education institutions under a government scheme may submit applications for subsidies until August 29. In his policy address, Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying announced the scheme to provide an alternative ...

  7. Lifestyle - Food & Wine - LYNAM UP ROBIN LYNAM

    New club celebrates the wider world of whiskies

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 01:20pm by Robin Lynam

    ... as a Specialist of Spirits and a Specialist of Wine by the Society of Wine Educators, and has an Advanced Certificate from the Wine and Spirit Education Trust, for which Taylor is an instructor. Several ...

  8. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Gelato champs churn out a taste of the good life

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 01:20pm by Gary Jones

    ... at nearby Bologna's Carpigiani Gelato University- the premier educational institution for high-quality gelato making- this journalist joined the media critics, though friends had laughed, ...

  9. Lifestyle

    Innovation rules in hotel and restaurant design

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 05:17pm by Christopher Dewolf

    ... in the corporate world, including Seagram, the once-powerful Canadian liquor distiller known for its adventurous architecture; most famously, it commissioned Mies van der Rohe to build its New York office ...

  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education - INSIGHT

    Insight: IT a means to an educational end

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 10:29am by ROBIN CHEUNG

    ... Robin Cheung life@scmp.com IT essential tool but a means to an end The government is in consultations for the Fourth Strategy on Information Technology in Education and plans to have Wi-fi ... also review or reaffirm the purposes of introducing IT in education and the direction of its development. Using IT in education has been a main goal worldwide, as it is an essential skill ...




SCMP.com Account