• Sunday
  • April 20, 2014
  • Last updated: 8:44pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 81 for life

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Lifestyle - Books - EDUCATION

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

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

    ... Linda Yeung Minority Education in China by James Leibold and Chen Yangbin HKU Press 4 stars Linda Yeung Like other human rights issues on the mainland, the protection of equal access to education is fraught with problems. It was dealt a blow recently with ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - EDUCATION

    Book review: The Falling Rate of Learning and the Neoliberal Endgame, by David Blacker

    Posted Jan 19th 2014, 03:47pm by James Ash

    ... James Ash The Falling Rate of Learning and the Neoliberal Endgame by David Blacker Zero Books 4.5 stars James Ash It's been a bad few decades for the reputation of Karl Marx, but according to US philosopher David Blacker, the free-market cheerleaders ...

  3. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Holistic education wins over technical skills after university, says US academic

    Posted Jul 29th 2013, 12:00am by Kate Whitehead

    ... Kate Whitehead life@scmp.com Holistic skills give graduates an edge, says college president In a fast-changing world, should higher education institutions focus on teaching technical skills? The answer from one of America's top liberal arts colleges is a resounding "no". "We are preparing students for their careers, not for their first jobs," says Adam ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Multiple Intelligences Enhancement programme helps the disabled find employment

    Posted May 27th 2013, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Linda Yeung linda.yeung@scmp.com A pilot programme is teaching the disabled the skills they need to gain employment, writes Linda Yeung Solid ground Follow @SCMP_News Pouring some sand over a glass surface brightened by light shining beneath it, Lee Sai-h ...

  5. News - World - EDUCATION

    Revised SAT exam seeks to retain relevance as critics question its worth

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 10:49pm by AFP

    ... or determined. Math and algebra questions will focus on solving real-life scenarios, such as figuring out from a numerical table which age group had the biggest turnout in percentage terms in the 2012 US ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Exam authorities accused of self-censorship for removing CY Leung cartoon from DSE paper

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 04:37am by Johnny Tam

    ... the city's quality of life. A spokeswoman for the authority said the question aimed to test whether pupils understood the demands expressed on the banner but not whether they could interpret ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Intel donates HK$14m in equipment to Chinese University

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:54am by DANNY LEE

    ... "new innovations and new ideas" that were being incorporated into daily life. ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    ESF boss hoping to build bridges with the local education sector

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:54am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... played a key role in helping her juggle work and home life. Now she hopes to lead the ESF into developing partnerships across Hong Kong's education system at a time when the foundation ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Hong Kong parents say pushing children too hard doesn't work

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 05:14am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... left her daughter centimetres away from taking her own life. The 15-year-old girl sat on the windowsill 16 floors up, her legs dangling outside. She told her panicked parents she was going ... to research conducted last year by Kinetic Life Training and Counselling Centre. Among those, 60 per cent said the pressure from study was the major trigger. New beginning The suicide attempt ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Hong Kong child prodigy, age 5, passes 11 international dance exams in one day

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 03:51am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... life." Lam says her daughter likes watching Disney cartoons and always imagines herself being a princess, wearing ballroom dresses and dancing. "She wants to own those beautiful dresses ...




SCMP.com Account