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  1. Educating educators

    Posted Apr 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei IEMA in Educational Leadership The Hong Kong Institute of Education The Hong Kong Institute of Education's international executive master of arts (IEMA) in educational leadership and change is the first of its kind in Asia. Allan Walker, chair professor of international educational leadership, says the programme brings together education leaders from different ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Stephen Cheung, Baptist U dean, in line to lead HK Institute of Education

    Posted Jan 31st 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Baptist U dean tipped for top educator role Baptist University business dean Professor Stephen Cheung Yan-leung has been recommended as the next head of the city's main teacher-training institute. The Hong Kong Institute of Education said yesterday Cheung was selected after a "global search" by a committee to fill the vacancy left ...

  3. Hong Kong Institute of Education

    Posted Jul 30th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong Institute of Education Established in 1994, the Hong Kong Institute of Education is the only university in the territory dedicated to teacher education. Students receive formal training on childhood, primary, secondary and special education, and classroom management. Hall life is regarded as crucial for developing a student's independence. Full-time students must ...

  4. Education chief accused of disrespect

    Posted Feb 05th 2005, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Linda Yeung Arthur Li submits a similar funding proposal to one that Legco rejected University staff have condemned the latest funding proposal submitted by education chief Arthur Li Kwok-cheung, saying it amounts to disrespect for the Legislative Council after lawmakers had previously rejected a similar plan. The document will be discussed at Legco's education panel on Monday ...

  5. 4,600 sign protest against cuts at education institute

    Posted Feb 02nd 2005, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... May Chan The campaign against a planned 33 per cent funding cut for the Institute of Education was stepped up yesterday with a full-page newspaper advertisement signed by more than 4,600 people and education concern groups. The statement, headed 'Our Grave Concern about the HKIEd Funding Cut', was signed by 12 legislators, including education sector representative ...

  6. Education institute to axe 15pc of staff

    Posted Mar 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron Cuts will be made over next three years to cover loss of third of funds The Hong Kong Institute of Education is planning to slash 15 per cent of academic posts over the next ... in early childhood education, language teaching and special education. Forty per cent will be in pre-service teacher education. The two new faculties created in the shake-up are professional ...

  7. Legislators fear cuts will kill education institute

    Posted Jan 04th 2005, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Institute of Education, citing worries about the institution's survival. HKIEd funding is to be reduced by 33 per cent to $422 million by 2007-08, from this year's $632 million. ... years. At the Legislative Council education panel meeting yesterday, legislators questioned the need for the large funding reduction for the institute. 'Can any institution which has almost ...

  8. Education minister stands by his agenda of change

    Posted Apr 30th 2005, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... Katherine Forestier Education minister Arthur Li Kwok-cheung defended his record in steering the reform agenda in his speech at this week's CPD Alliance President Summit, while ... the profession. When the economy was strong 'bright boys' did not go into teaching, he said. Professor Li criticised the Hong Kong Institute of Education (HKIEd) and legislators for opposing new ...

  9. Funding cut spurs 'funeral' for Institute of Education

    Posted Jan 11th 2005, 12:00am by Linda Yeung, Liz Heron

    ... Linda Yeung and Liz Heron 33pc budget trim puts survival of school at risk, say staff and student protesters About 800 staff and students from the Hong Kong Institute of Education staged ... outside the Legislative Council last night ahead of a special education panel meeting this morning on the budget cut. The HKIEd funding cut was influenced by various factors, including a 15 per ...

  10. Proposed education reforms get thumbs up

    Posted Oct 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... JESSIE HUI Education organisations have said that they welcome the education reforms proposed by Secretary for Education and Manpower Arthur Li Kwok-cheung. The Hong Kong Institute of Education (HKIEd), the foundation of future teachers, said it would gear up training of teachers for the new system. The reforms include scrapping the HKCEE and A Levels and adopting a three-year ...




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