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  1. Exceptional problems

    Posted Jun 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... if he was gifted. She had noticed he was very distracted in the classroom, though he would be listening. So Jason was tested. Yes, he was exceptionally gifted, scoring 98 per cent, but he also ... leadership skills, so for me one-tenth would be a conservative estimation,' he said. Gifted children can sometimes also be 'twice exceptional'- meaning that not only are they gifted, ...

  2. Institute looking for exceptional educators

    Posted Nov 29th 2008, 12:00am by Ed Olivo

    ... by the University Grants Committee, it is actively searching for exceptional educators. It is looking to hire chair and senior professors, administrative and support staff, for its faculty of arts ...

  3. Where and when

    Posted Jul 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... City Flaneur Social Documentary Photography Venue Hong Kong Heritage Museum Date 10am to 6pm Monday to Saturday, 10am to 7pm on Sundays and public holidays. Closed on Tuesdays (except public holidays) Admission HK$10, with a half-price concession for full-time students, people with disabilities and senior citizens aged 60 or above. Admission is free on Wednesdays. ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education - INSIGHT

    Troubled England has much to learn from HK's curriculum reforms

    Posted Apr 15th 2013, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... are radical, except they are heading in opposite directions. In Hong Kong, the aim has been to reduce rote learning and inspire children to think creatively and independently, and to learn how to learn ...

  5. Exhibition facts and figures

    Posted Mar 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Venue Hong Kong Museum of History Date February 10 to March 5 Opening hours 10am-6pm daily; 10am-7pm, Sunday and public holidays; closed on Tuesday (except public holidays) Admission HK$10 (standard), HK$7 (group), HK$5* (concession); free admission on Wednesday *Available to full-time students, people with disabilities and senior citizens aged 60 or above Inquiries (852) 2724 9042 ...

  6. Exhibition facts and figures

    Posted Feb 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Glittering Beauty exhibition November 2009-December 2010 Hong Kong Museum of Art 10 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon Opening hours 10am-6pm Sun-Wed and Fri 10am-8pm Sat Closed Thurs (except public holidays) Admission Standard HK$10; concession HK$5 (full-time students, people with disabilities, senior citizens aged 60 or above), with free admission Wed Enquiries (852) 2721 ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    There's no perfect cure for corruption

    Posted Dec 13th 2012, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... except Vietnam are Asian democracies. Non-democratic Hong Kong is 14th, ahead of Japan (17), the United States (19), France (22), Spain (30), Taiwan (37) and South Korea (45). I am not denying ...

  8. Business - Companies

    Should we let wunderkinds like Tumblr's David Karp drop out of high school?

    Posted May 21st 2013, 10:22am by AP

    ... frequently encounters parents who are convinced that their kids are extraordinarily gifted. But she cautions that it’s “the very rare exception when this decision (to drop out) makes sense.” ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Teachers reject government offer on cutting class sizes

    Posted Nov 14th 2012, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... Dennis Chong dennis.chong@scmp.com Teachers' union rejects government offer to gradually cut average class size to 31 but with exceptions, and holds out for immediate cut to 30 No compromise on class struggle A government offer to cut class sizes from the current average of 34 pupils to 31 was yesterday rejected by teachers, who say they are fighting for the stability ...

  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Big difference in price of book lists at many Hong Kong schools

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... The average cost for secondary textbooks this school year is HK$2,186. The increase is greatest in Forms One, Two and Five. Book costs rose for all forms except for Form Six which saw their costs drop ...




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