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  1. VTC staff threaten strike on cuts plan

    Posted Jul 19th 2003, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Wai-keung, chairman of the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (IVE) Teachers' Association. 'People have also been kept in the dark about the staffing situation ... on a self-financing basis by 2010. But Mr Chan said that would mean passing a very heavy financial burden on to students. 'It will seriously undermine vocational education in Hong Kong,' he said. ...

  2. Lost generation

    Posted Oct 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I am glad that I graduated at my university four years ago because, to my knowledge, the average salary and career advancement of graduates in Hong Kong this year are much worse than ... environment, such a salary is acceptable for a baccalaureate, and degree holders can only try to work hard for promotion to earn more respect and income. However, it is frustrating that many Hong Kong ...

  3. PolyU in top spot as bosses state their favourites

    Posted Mar 13th 2004, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... May Chan Graduates from Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) have been ranked 'most preferred' by employers for the first time, according to a university survey. About 700 ... and experience sharing sessions with business leaders. Participants also serve apprenticeships in Hong Kong, the mainland or overseas for more than six weeks. The LCSP is an experimental learning ...

  4. where to get help

    Posted Aug 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups. Information hotline (2777 1112) will run from tomorrow until Saturday. Counselling and chatroom via ICQ will be available at www.u21.org.hk The Hok Yau ... Further Studies Resource Centre, Education and Manpower Bureau, Rm 1815, 18/F Landmark North, 39 Lung Sum Avenue, Sheung Shui Centres open today at 9am until Saturday. Call 2639 4774 or 2152 5305 ...

  5. Awards for top VTC trainees

    Posted Mar 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... programme, most apprentices were offered jobs at the companies they served. Lo Wai-chon, a mechanical engineering graduate from the Institute of Vocational Education (Tsing Yi), is now a senior ...

  6. Education and careers expo

    Posted Feb 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Arm yourself with information at the Education & Careers Expo 2004, which takes place from tomorrow until Sunday in Hall 5 of the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai. Organised by the Labour Department and Hong Kong Trade Development Council, the exhibition provides the most updated career and education information for young people. It includes careers ...

  7. HKCEE help

    Posted Aug 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Education and Manpower Bureau and the Labour Department will jointly offer free advice and counselling services on further studies and careers for Form Five students and their parents. ... 9/F, Cheung Sha Wan Government Offices, 303, Cheung Sha Wan Road, Kowloon ? Further Studies Resources Centre, Education and Manpower Bureau, Rm 1815, 18/F Landmark North, 39 Lung Sum Avenue, ...

  8. Putonghua 'will be introduced in stages'

    Posted Oct 21st 2003, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... Carrie Chan Minister says officials must first ensure school teachers have the right accent The use of Putonghua as a medium of instruction for Chinese language classes in Hong Kong would ... 'We're still discussing the issue. Hong Kong already has Putonghua-speaking teachers. But we [government officials] have to make sure these teachers have a proper accent.' The Post report ...

  9. Ombudsman probes job-finding scheme for teachers

    Posted Nov 15th 2003, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Tai Yuen-ying said concerns had been raised about the fairness and competence of the Education and Manpower Bureau. Because retrenched teachers are considered first for any jobs, new teaching graduates, especially those from the Hong Kong Institute of Education, find it harder to get work. Ms Tai said: 'The interest of the public is whether schools can hire the best teachers. I think ...

  10. Based on merit

    Posted Aug 29th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Professor Dhirendra K Srivastava of the Law Department of the City University of Hong Kong, Dr Nirmala Rao of the University of Hong Kong's Faculty of Education and numerous teachers ... Kong, I challenge the article's lopsided portrayal of qualified foreign teachers in Hong Kong who seek to be employed on local terms. Specifically, I take issue with the generalisations ...




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