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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    International school ‘facing crisis’ in catering to Hong Kong’s expanding French community

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 06:04pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... and the European Chamber of Commerce. "We are very hopeful, because we have very good relations with the Education Bureau," she says. "FIS shows openness to other communities beyond ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Ethnic minority children stereotyped and belittled in Hong Kong schools, say parents

    Posted May 26th 2014, 05:32pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... they did not think Sam’s Korean, Australian and European ancestry was worthy of discussion. She was told the children, most of whom are Chinese, studied “multiculturalism” only in Primary Four. ...

  3. News - China - EDUCATION

    Asiana Airlines crash fails to deter summer camp hopefuls

    Posted Jul 11th 2013, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... involved. Liang's daughter, Liang Siwei, participated in a nine-day European tour for fine arts pupils in January. There were no official statistics on the number of Chinese pupils who attend ... hopefuls Beijing businesswoman Ge Yue does not know whether her daughter will one day study abroad. But she believes the three weeks the 13-year-old spent on a study tour of Britain last summer ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Summer study tours abroad 'need right values'

    Posted Jun 24th 2013, 12:00am by Luisa Tam

    ... Overseas study tours are on the rise, but some put five-star luxury before cultural and academic enrichment, writes Luisa Tam Summer schools were once designed simply to promote academic ... aimed at expanding the horizons of students beyond the four walls of a classroom through study tours. Increasing demand for summer study tours has prompted a proliferation of programmes, some ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    School a precious gift for young cancer patient James Lin Cheuk-ho

    Posted Dec 24th 2013, 05:15am by LO WEI

    ... him on a tour of the school. "His hands were a bit stiff but he was very focused on building the figures. We thought he might not be strong enough to take the pieces apart, but he ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Unidentified student criticises exchange tour for being biased

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com Student blasts tour for being biased The Home Affairs Bureau has acknowledged that it sponsored a Hong Kong students' exchange tour to the mainland that was criticised by a participant as a "brainwashing" exercise. The tour was organised by the Hong Kong-Taiwan Youth Exchange Promotion United Association, which applied for a government ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Hong Kong's English language skills branded 'pathetic' as Chinese has 'negative influence'

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 11:29pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... and spelling errors, while others, although fluent in English, were "very mediocre" in Putonghua. Smaller European countries proved to be the most proficient in English, occupying the first ...

  8. News - China - EDUCATION

    Nine Chinese universities sign academic freedom pact

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron The deal, also signed by European, Australian and American schools, aims to define key qualities for research facilities to be effective Nine universities sign academic freedom ... by the C9, the League of European Research Universities (Leru), Australia's Group of Eight universities and the Association of American Universities (AAU). It was signed by the heads of all C9 ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Programme lets budding entrepreneurs build future ties

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 12:00am by Nazvi Careem

    ... can support each other, and if we want to start a business in those cities, we can seek their advice." Hong Kong was the second leg of the three-city tour, which finishes in Taipei. Dr ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Programme lets students meet poverty face-to-face

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... the notorious Dharavi slum featured in the movie Slumdog Millionaire has become a tourist attraction. Fahim Vora, who grew up in Dharavi, has run a travel agency since 2010 offering tours ... it is called a slum, Dharavi has an estimated annual economic turnover of US$500 million, mainly from the pottery, textile and recycling industries. On a recent visit, tour guide Faizan Farooqui took ...




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