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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: Training daze

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 12:00am by Robby Nimmo

    ... Alex Wong Alex Wong Training daze I am loath to jump on the English Schools Foundation-bashing bandwagon. It is one of Hong Kong's many success stories and has great teachers and alumni. An ESF education is not cheap, but then neither is a good education in most Anglophone countries. Ever since the last CPD (continuing professional development) day, however, I've been ...

  2. Magazines - Money

    Into the Dragon's Den Hong Kong-style

    Posted Jun 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... raised in Hong Kong, Wood, 31, was bored and languishing in an advertising job in London in 2007 when her father Michael, formerly an educational psychologist with the English Schools Foundation ... of synthetic phonics into Hong Kong schools. They produced 60 reading books as the method took off. Wood did not hesitate and jumped at her father's suggestion. A year later, her parents retired ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Rock star nun: how Nepal's rebel with a cause became an unlikely sensation

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:10am by BIBEK BHANDARI

    ... in a rented four-storey house in Kathmandu that served as the base for the Nuns' Welfare Foundation, a non-profit organisation Drolma founded. In 2000, she set up the Arya Tara School in the capital, to educate other nuns in subjects such as English, maths and Nepali. Drolma started touring to raise funds to expand her school. In 2005, on a small hilltop in Pharping, on the outskirts ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: first cut for teen film festival

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:12pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Singaporean filmmaker Jack Neo Chee Keong's I Not Stupid, a feature film in Putonghua and English about the bond between three troubled primary school students. Japanese sci-fi film Paprika ... A committee of 13 teenagers (some of whom are pictured below) was selected by the Youth Arts Foundation to choose the films and find unconventional locations in which to screen them. ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art house: On the Way to School

    Posted Nov 12th 2014, 04:41pm by Yvonne Teh

    ... Yvonne Teh Ozgur Dogan and Orhan Eskikoy's On the Way to School is the kind of film that can easily slip under the radar. A documentary without any stars attached (unlike, say, 2011 Oscar winner Inside Job, narrated by Matt Damon), it also has the same English title as a 2013 documentary that screened at last year's Hong Kong French Film Festival, and had a limited ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Trey Lee Chui-yee

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 09:59pm by Oliver Chou

    ... Kong for Toronto- my sisters had already gone to the Juilliard School, in New York. I later joined them and attended the Juilliard Pre-College. That was in the 1980s. A lot of people later ... future stars, such as violinist Midori. She was already famous and they made her play the viola in the school orchestra. But I didn't look up to her as a role model. DIFFERENT NOTES After ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Bill Bailey

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 08:48pm

    ... water voles and kingfishers and there was a little stone bridge next to a mill, which we used to walk on and play Poohsticks. The surrounding countryside was very beautiful; rolling English ... love the beauty of words in the English language. STANDING UP ALONE I started off doing gigs in a double act, playing guitar. It’s been the instrument of choice for folk singers, stand-ups ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Noor Huda Ismail

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:17pm by Jo Baker

    ... I began to question [Islam]." INSPIRED IN IRELAND After graduating, I learned English by talking to foreigners. Meeting them made me start to question the ways (the school) had tried ... Jo baker The anti-terrorism expert tells Jo Baker about attending school with a future Bali bomber and helping jihadists to reform Noor Huda Ismail A GOOD MUSLIM I was born in Yogyakarta, ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Hanli Prinsloo

    Posted Nov 08th 2014, 10:10pm by Keira Lu Huang

    ... I started my foundation I Am Water in 2010, although I came up with the name in 2006. There is huge ocean degradation because people are disconnected from it, so we are practising unsustainable sea ... I'd taken six weeks out of my other work and my foundation and lived in Dahab, Egypt, just training in the Red Sea. But I got (to the event in Greece) and suddenly I felt so like ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Officials 'out of touch' in dispute over future of Hong Kong's country park enclaves

    Posted Nov 08th 2014, 10:10pm by Martin Williams

    ... and co-founder of the Hong Kong Countryside Foundation (HKCF), is overseeing a project with exactly those aims, at Lai Chi Wo, an enclave surrounded by Plover Cove Country Park, in the northeast New Territories. "HKCF is cooperating with the University of Hong Kong, the Produce Green Foundation, the Conservancy Association and Lai Chi Wo villagers in an agriculture-led village revitalisation ...




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