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  1. ESF hails success in switch to IB diploma

    Posted Sep 01st 2009, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron Leaders of the English Schools Foundation are hailing its switch to the International Baccalaureate Diploma a success after nearly two-thirds of the first group of pupils scored 30 points or more in the new exam. But they have pledged to improve provision of alternative qualifications for less academically oriented pupils after more than 8 per cent failed to secure ...

  2. Student hails benefits of mother-tongue teaching

    Posted May 30th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Having thrived on teaching in Chinese since the 1980s, Shun Tak Fraternal Association Tam Pak Yu College will be forced to offer three subjects in English from next year. Principal Ho Ki-to said the school's teachers and students were frus ...

  3. Education chief hails academic row ruling

    Posted Mar 14th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporters The finding of the Court of First Instance yesterday on the row over alleged government interference in the academic freedom of educators had clarified principles relating to dealings between government officials and academic institutions, ...

  4. ESF schools hail A-level results

    Posted Aug 17th 2007, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... The ESF, which had nearly 500 students sitting the exams this year in four of its seven secondary schools, hailed this year's results as the foundation's 'best A-level results ...

  5. Elite schools hailed for checks to tackle abuse

    Posted Jul 14th 2007, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun International schools that have introduced voluntary physical examinations to check for narcotics have been praised by one of the city's leaders in the fight against drugs. 'These schools really deserve our applause, as the principals ...

  6. Long-suffering rural students hail relief at last

    Posted Mar 06th 2007, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li Nanjing University of Technology (NUT) student Lu Lan said she wished Premier Wen Jiabao's pledge to boost financial assistance to university students had come earlier. In his work report, Mr Wen promised the central government would set a ...

  7. Laboratory hailed as stepping stone to academic success

    Posted Apr 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... JESSIE HUI 'The Nobel Prize is no longer a dream,' renowned DNA scientist Joseph Tam Wing-on told a group of St Paul's College (SPC) boys. Professor Tam was speaking at the opening of SPC's HybriMax DNA laboratory- the first in a secon ...

  8. Students hail brave role model

    Posted Jun 13th 2006, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron and Gill Yung Students are over the moon that Stephen Hawking is in town. Tse Ching-man, a Form Five student at Canossa College, said Professor Hawking's triumph over disability was a role model for students. 'He's willing to try ...

  9. News - China - EDUCATION

    Billionaire Schwarzman to give US$100m to fund China scholarships

    Posted Apr 21st 2013, 04:27pm by Bloomberg, AFP

    ... adviser to China's central bank, will oversee the programme that will enrol students hailing predominantly from the US, along with others from Europe, South Korea, Japan, India and other ...

  10. News - China - HEALTH

    Guangzhou may reverse ban on people with sexually-transmitted diseases from teaching

    Posted May 29th 2013, 12:14pm by Ernest Kao

    ... teachers and widespread condemnation from rights groups.  Nanjing-based anti-discrimination NGO Justice for All hailed the new decision as a “landmark breakthrough” and a sign ...




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