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  1. 40 ill after alumni dinner

    Posted Jun 04th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Thirty-nine students and their teacher came down with suspected food poisoning yesterday after eating dinner supplied from a Central restaurant on Thursday night. They were among 80 staff and pupils of the Bishop Hall Jubilee School in Oxford Road, Kowloon Tong, who took part in the school's alumni concert at City Hall. Principal Peter Kwok Chi-kay said ...

  2. Ethnicity cheats disqualified from entering university

    Posted Jul 09th 2009, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li Thirty-one high school graduates in Chongqing municipality, including a top scorer in the national college entrance examination, have been disqualified from university entry ... they are under 18. Students from ethnic-minority groups may apply for up to an extra 20 points on top of their exam scores- a substantial boost to their chances of entering a university. Official ...

  3. Anti-stress campaign gains momentum

    Posted Feb 24th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... By Jessie Hui School anti-stress programmes have received a boost for the coming year. Thirty-two secondary schools will receive funding from Brand's Health Education Fund- three ... Girls' School. Together with the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups, the fund also supports a youth leadership programme that provides a platform for past health campaign students to share ...

  4. Course goes green

    Posted Jul 17th 2010, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... at green technology companies and green groups will give students work experience in a real business environment. Students are also required to complete a graduate project. 'They will work in groups to design or refine a green technology system, such as creating a system to harvest wind energy,' Cheah says. Applicants should hold a bachelor's degree from a recognised ...

  5. Parents losing faith in local system, survey says

    Posted Sep 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... group Education First, said the results were expected. 'Parents want their children to have wider exposure. They lack confidence in the DSE,' he said, referring to the diploma ... in Hong Kong and 1,737 on the mainland and in Taiwan. Only 8 per cent said they chose extra activities to cater to their children's interests. Thirty-seven per cent wanted to develop hobbies ...

  6. Plight of refugees

    Posted Mar 15th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Three hundred and thirty students took part in a famine camp and experienced the plight of refugees from African countries. Co-organised by World Vision Hong Kong and Hong Kong Award ... students how relief agencies go about their work in African countries ravaged by famine and war. Students also took part in group discussions about how to rebuild war-torn countries and speed up ...

  7. school news

    Posted Apr 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... performances.' ICS was established in 1992 by a group of mission agencies. It is a private independent school which advocates a Christian education. ICS provides care-based education for more than 1,100 ... programme. Through this scheme, the schools hope to share skills in various fields, including school management and teaching. Thirty students and five teachers from Lize came to Hong Kong this year. ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Government urged to subsidise hearing-impaired students

    Posted Nov 12th 2012, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... WITH HEARING IMPLANTS The government should subsidise pupils with severe hearing impairments to ensure they receive a proper education, a concern group says. The Association for the Rights of Hearing ... need to be fixed regularly. Thirty-one experienced problems with the processor and 29 with coils. Pinky Lam Shu-ting, the first girl in Hong Kong to receive a cochlear implant, in 1995, said ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    National education must be scrapped, church groups say

    Posted Sep 13th 2012, 12:00am by ADA LEE AND KRISTIE WONG

    ... Ada Lee and Kristie Wong Two church groups representing schools say even though the subject is no longer mandatory, educators might still face pressure to teach it 'Scrap national education guidelines' Two church bodies have urged the government to scrap national education guidelines and send the curriculum back to the drawing board, to avoid schools coming under any ...

  10. Well-educated women feel more pressure

    Posted Mar 08th 2005, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... Federation, about 40 per cent of tertiary-educated women and 33 per cent of women in their thirties said they felt like they were under either 'quite great' or 'immense' pressure. This compared to 22 per cent of women with a primary education or less. But the women's group said this could be because less-educated women are less willing to talk about their problems. ...




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