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  1. News - China - EDUCATION

    Kung fu lessons on timetable in Jiangsu province

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 05:18am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou mimi.lau@scmp.com Officials say move will improve fitness and pass on part of traditional Chinese culture Kung fu lessons on timetable in Jiangsu province The provincial government in Jiangsu has made kung fu compulsory at primary and middle schools to try to improve children's health and fitness. Some critics have said schools will find it hard ...

  2. Business - Companies - EDUCATION

    Tuition firm aims to build hotel to fit with courses

    Posted Jul 11th 2013, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung paggie.leung@scmp.com Tuition firm aims to build hotel to fit with courses Hong Kong Education International is planning to build a hotel in three to five years to support programmes offered at three tertiary institutions it is acquiring a stake in. The Hong Kong-listed company, which runs tuition schools, yesterday announced its plan to buy a 47 per cent stake ...

  3. Business - Economy - EDUCATION

    Radical way to teach economics 101

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 05:09am by BLOOM

    ... simpler co-operatives that used a system of credits and debits and the more complex ones that used scrip. That fits with what anthropologists and historians have found in the real world: debt ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    American accent schools flourishing in Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 29th 2013, 12:56pm by Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong

    ... That is it may make you sound more contemporary, or modern, or may fit in with the international business world better.” Word seems to be spreading to mainland China. Tim Laubach- founder of “American ...

  5. News - China - EDUCATION

    Select schools in Guangdong teach traditional Chinese culture using Taiwan textbooks

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... at a handful of high schools in the city will see how well the imported textbooks fit in with local teaching of traditional Chinese studies, with a focus on the classics. It will also be the first time ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Blind super student ready to tackle challenges of university life

    Posted Sep 02nd 2013, 01:33pm by Andrea Chen

    ... But the disabilities did not stop her from scoring 5** - the highest grade in the DSE - in three subjects. The university would help Tsang fit in, including providing transport and equipment such as a Braille ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Baptist U investigated for running 'guesthouse'

    Posted Jul 30th 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... The house's website shows that it provides tour and sightseeing services, limousine rentals and use of the university's swimming pool, sports facilities and fitness room. Details and reviews ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Child prodigy’s university dream in doubt as he's too young for a visa

    Posted Aug 21st 2013, 12:00am by Bryan Harris

    ... Some gifted children can become frustrated, anxious or stressed because of under-stimulation or an inability to fit in with their peers. Arjun Singh admitted this had been his experience, ...

  9. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Kids get up close with orchestra

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... concert, youngsters had the chance to bang on drums, pluck strings (gently) and see how a giant seashell and a home-made horn made of rubber garden hose and plastic funnel fitted with a trumpet ...

  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    South Asian students thwarted by lack of Chinese-language skills

    Posted May 06th 2013, 10:33am by Linda Yeung

    ... Some came to the conclusion that they are not fit to be educated, but that is not true. There is a problem with the system. Talent is being wasted. The provision of Chinese learning in some ...




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