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  1. English schools body told to smarten up procedures

    Posted Nov 19th 2004, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron ICAC finds guidelines lacking on hiring, performance assessment, promotions The English Schools Foundation has been told to improve procedures for staff appointments, performance ... posts, including school principals and public relations company Golan Harris. The foundation's acting assistant secretary, Chris Forse, said the report was the first of six being prepared ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/478686/english-schools-body-told-smarten-procedures
  2. Schools that lay solid foundations

    Posted Oct 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Stephanie Harrington

    ... Tel 2504 1978, e-mail info@letterland-land.com or visit www.letter-land.com) ESF Early Years Programme Run by the English Schools Foundation Educational Services, the programme helps children ... 3949. Visit www.think.edu.hk) Victoria Educational Organisation This organisation comprises seven kindergartens and two English primary schools. It is an authorised provider of the International ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/521607/schools-lay-solid-foundations
  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    ESF makes public plea for Island School site

    Posted Feb 01st 2013, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... for Island School site The English Schools Foundation has made a public appeal for a "solution" to redevelop its ageing Island School after the board decided to drop a plan to rebuild ... the foundation should bear the responsibility for finding a new site. "There have been many precedents for [school] redevelopment projects and there was not much [objecting] voice from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1140503/esf-makes-public-plea-island-school-site
  4. ESF lessons on nurturing staff

    Posted Sep 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of the English School Foundation (ESF). 'The first thing we saw was the [Victoria Harbour] light show and we fell in love with it,' says Noelle Du Puy who moved here a month ago with her ... account and finding a flat- and then organises social events so you meet people from different schools.' American-born Humanities and English teacher Du Puy has worked in Hungary and Vietnam, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/978569/esf-lessons-nurturing-staff
  5. School selection a testing task

    Posted Sep 27th 2003, 12:00am by Michael Gibb

    ... the waiting list for reception classes in the international section runs to 2007. Parents are putting their children's names down at birth. A spokeswoman for the English Schools Foundation (ESF) ... precedence at the German Swiss International School (GSIS). At ESF, candidates who are English speakers and who have difficulty entering the local system because they do not speak Cantonese are given ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/429213/school-selection-testing-task
  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    English may be the language of peace

    Posted Sep 08th 2012, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com MY TAKE English may be the language of peace As a question of fairness, the government should mandate the introduction of national education in English Schools Foundation and international schools as well. Why should expatriate and westernised local children be deprived of the opportunity to learn about China, which is, after all, on everyone's lips? ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1031854/english-may-be-language-peace
  7. Schools quota for locals cut to 30pc

    Posted Dec 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... parents opt for the International Baccalaureate curriculum, put off by frequent changes to the local system. The English Schools Foundation- which is in dispute with the government over the future ... families and senior government officials tend to prefer sending their children to English-speaking schools in the city or overseas amid concern about the erosion of English standards since ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/986651/schools-quota-locals-cut-30pc
  8. ESF feels the pinch as staff face pay curbs

    Posted Nov 29th 2003, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... Katherine Forestier Morale in the English Schools Foundation (ESF) has hit a new low following a decision this week to cut its teachers' pay by up to 10 per cent. Teachers' ... that salaries were at the high-end of the scale compared with those paid by other schools in Hong Kong. The reductions will be phased in as contracts are renewed and a 2004 salaries scale ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/436332/esf-feels-pinch-staff-face-pay-curbs
  9. ESF's short-term leader dismisses rumours about his hasty exit

    Posted Sep 06th 2003, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... Schools Foundation, has returned to Hong Kong to bid farewell to former colleagues and explore the potential of setting up a new group of international schools in Hong Kong and the region. But he ... on school improvement matters there,' he said. He was also building business contacts in the UK and Hong Kong to develop new English-medium schools in Asia. 'I shall be developing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/427064/esfs-short-term-leader-dismisses-rumours-about-his-hasty-exit
  10. Teachers back principal in contract row

    Posted Dec 14th 2003, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... Katherine Forestier Staff of ESF's elite Kennedy School feel aggrieved they have been banned from talking to parents Kennedy School teachers have rallied behind their flamboyant principal, Vanessa Bingham, after the English Schools Foundation's controversial decision not to renew her contract. The decision, made on the recommendation of the school council, led ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/438090/teachers-back-principal-contract-row

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