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  1. Marlborough expands into Asia at EduCity campus

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 06:17pm by Elaine Deng

    ... Elaine Deng Discovery Reports- Malaysian Education One of Britain's best co-educational boarding schools has opened its first overseas campus in EduCity@Iskandar with Marlborough College Malaysia. Marlborough believes education should have an international dimension in order to prepare young students for meaningful participation in a global community, particularly before ...

  2. Asia's new hub for international education

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 06:24pm by Elaine Deng

    ... Elaine Deng Discovery Reports- Malaysian Education Banking on its human capital to drive the country into a progressive future, Malaysia is reforming its education system to train people ... of the government's effort to consolidate marketing of Malaysian education and enhance efficiency of processes. To attract more international students, the National Association of Private Educational ...

  3. KDU revs video game development for MyGameDev

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 06:12pm by Elaine Deng

    ... Elaine Deng Discovery Reports- Malaysian Education Video games are not just child's play. Worldwide sales for the industry are expected to hit US$68.4 billion by the end of this year, ... creation centres. Under this initiative, the government formed the Game Development Cluster in partnership with the educational sector. Led by KDU University College, the cluster strives to produce ...

  4. Attracting elite learning institutions

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 06:10pm by Elaine Deng

    ... Elaine Deng Discovery Reports- Malaysian Education The education NKEA has made commendable progress during its first year of implementation, setting the stage for educational reform ... of educating and inspiring students dates back to 1821. While construction is in full swing, Heriot-Watt is seeking programme accreditation from the Malaysian Qualification Agency and other ...

  5. Language policy change to 'alter public mindset'

    Posted Mar 01st 2008, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem Blurring the distinction between English and Chinese-medium schools may encourage parents to take a more balanced approach to choosing secondary schools, an influential education academic said this week. University of Hong Kong assistant professor of education Cheung Kwok-wah was speaking in response to the education secretary's strongest hint so far that the rules ...

  6. Partnership of equals

    Posted Jun 09th 2009, 12:00am by Anthony Cheung

    ... groups and some schools welcome the change, the new policy has been decried as a sell-out by some teacher and educational bodies, including the Association of Chinese Secondary Schools, whose ... mother-tongue teaching, most still prefer English-medium education of some kind. Schools know this well, too. The enforcement of the mother-tongue policy for secondary schools in 1998 was met ...

  7. The culture of fear

    Posted Feb 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Sonia Kolesnikov

    ... they will not have children because education is just too expensive. Most of my Singaporean friends have been trying hard to convince me that I should not send my children to local schools if I can afford ...

  8. Switch to teaching in Chinese 'vindicated'

    Posted Aug 10th 2005, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron HKCEE results show mother-tongue education is working, say officials Education chiefs have hailed a three-year improvement in key examination results at Chinese-medium schools as vindication of the government's mother-tongue education policy. The proportion of Chinese-medium students obtaining five or more Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination passes has risen ...

  9. Police recruiting of Chinese fails

    Posted Nov 30th 2007, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy in Kuala Lumpur A three-year campaign to persuade ethnic Chinese to join the Malaysian police force has failed as only 46 have applied to join the 90,000-strong force ... said Mr Liow who is head of the youth wing of the Malaysian Chinese Association, the biggest Chinese-only political party and senior partner in the ruling National Front coalition. Ethnic ...

  10. Kuala Lumpur's Chinese claim victory in fight to save school

    Posted May 17th 2008, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... the roadfront land of the Damansara Chinese Primary School, about 12km south of the city centre, as a shopping complex. 'It is a major victory for Chinese vernacular education and an admission ... to their senses that education overrides business interests, but it took them seven years and a major election defeat to see that.' In 2003, to appease angry parents and activists, the government ...




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