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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Music and art prove calming combination for autistic children

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 03:35am by Ada Lee

    ... the children's conditions improving, other activities at the school could also have contributed. Nilsen said she was impressed by improvements in the children's social skills. "I played Gangnam Style in class once. At the next class, a pupil asked for it," she said. "That's social. It's significant for them." Pupils usually start showing behavioural ...

  2. Lifestyle - Technology - EDUCATION

    United States researcher develops adjustable school textbooks

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 04:41am by WASHPOST

    ... The Washington Post US researcher hopes adjustable electronic books can better suit those who learn at different rates Textbooks that change according to student's ability For years, high school students have received identical textbooks. Even as students have different learning styles and abilities, they are force-fed the same materials. A non-profit organisation based ...

  3. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Pop culture helps students learn English

    Posted Jun 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Anjali Hazari

    ... levels in their education. Educators can help students shift between everyday and academic usage. "We need to develop the idea that switching styles, between formal and conversational when we need to, is OK. Like Gangnam style, students can embrace different styles in different contexts," says Lin. Teachers often ask Soto what they can do to motivate students. His advice ...

  4. Lifestyle - Books - EDUCATION

    Book review: Minority Education in China, by James Leibold and Chen Yangbin

    Posted Mar 02nd 2014, 06:41pm by Linda Yeung

    ... interested in the topic, although the academic tone and style makes this book less engaging for the general reader. That aside, Minority Education in China highlights- again- the half-hearted ...

  5. Comment - Blogs - EDUCATION

    Tiger Mum’s triple formula for success

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 08:01pm by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... advantage of the situation: an ethnic outsider could hardly be so bold. Chua wrote the bestseller Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother about strict Chinese parenting styles. This new book widens the net ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Hong Kong babies 'being sent to tutors at the age of 15 months'

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 04:30am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... such as balls- a toy she says "never goes out of style" but is often ignored by parents in favour of more expensive ones. Parents are worrying more about their children's ability to get ...

  7. News - China - EDUCATION

    South Korean students turn to China colleges for career edge

    Posted Sep 06th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... "You would think that learning Chinese has nothing to do with what I do, but it helped me greatly in the job market," said Nam, who works as a nurse at Samsung Medical Centre in Gangnam ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    New Hong Kong branch of top US school 'not for elites', says dean

    Posted Sep 02nd 2013, 12:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... because it is close to a hotel, which is convenient for students who need to fly in to study, and it has buildings with ceilings high enough for auditorium-style classrooms. The campus will host ...

  9. News - China - EDUCATION

    Parents angry at removal of Lu Xun's works from China's school textbooks

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... his works, arguing his writing is indeed difficult and written in an archaic style that is difficult to learn. "His works are all about criticism of society in the early 1900s. ...

  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Winning a primary school place: it's a lottery

    Posted May 13th 2013, 12:00am by Cynthia Chan and Linda Yeung

    ... says Cheng. Ms Mak, an information technology professional and mother of two girls, has spent HK$13,000 on six months of MBA-style training course for her firstborn, Nicole, in preparation ...




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