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  1. News - China - EDUCATION

    Shanghai kindergarten punished for playing Japanese war song at graduation

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 02:23pm by Kathy Gao

    ... of the Japanese Maritime Self-Defence Force and its former Imperial navy, was used as the background music by the Shanghai Zhendan Foreign Language Kindergarten during the June 27 ceremony. The education ... fought in two wars, in 1894-95 and 1937-45. War history is a touchy issue between the two countries, which have had disputes over historical facts, particularly over the Japanese military's ...

  2. News - World - EDUCATION

    Chinese parents clash with striking Canadian teachers as school year fails to start

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 03:26pm by Ian Young

    ... carrying their group’s name in English and Chinese as they attempted to march on a larger rally outside the Vancouver Art Gallery in support of the industrial action on Sunday. The dispute has ... asked which side had done more to end the dispute. Forty-eight per cent favoured the BCTF, while 21 per cent sided with the government. Teachers are seeking higher pay and smaller class sizes. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Alliance convenor Joseph Cheng Yu-shek took credit for others' work, claims his ex-colleague

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:30am by Staff Reporters

    ... Man-lung insisted his complaint was not politically motivated, although he conceded he had a personal dispute with the professor in 2002. "I understand the timing of my complaint is sensitive. ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Teachers' union disputes government claim of enough kindergarten slots

    Posted Oct 08th 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Research by teachers’ group calls into question Eddie Ng’s assurance there are sufficient slots Union disputes the figures on kindergarten places A teachers' union has disputed official statistics on the number of kindergarten slots available, accusing the government of trying to downplay the seriousness of the shortage of places. Kindergarten ...

  5. News - China - EDUCATION

    Chinese scholars wage ‘textbooks battle’ with Japan over Diaoyus facts

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 02:07pm by Angela Meng

    ... academics say China discovered the disputed Diaoyu Islands and suggest this should be taught in schools, days after Tokyo promised to teach in its education textbooks that the chain is part ... is given," he said. "In college, we specifically look at all sides of the dispute, and our teachers are more rational, less emotional about it." He said his allegiance to his country made ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Chinese medicine proponents urge watchdog to back Baptist University teaching hospital

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 01:20pm by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com University's plans for Chinese medicine teaching hospital take a blow as Education Bureau says it hopes site can be used for 24-classroom school Disputed site 'suited' to special education Education chiefs hope to build a 24-classroom school for children with special needs on a prime Kowloon Tong site being sought by Baptist ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Ex-Ombudsman Alice Tai to head body to handle school disputes

    Posted Jan 16th 2013, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... school dispute panel Outspoken former ombudsman Alice Tai Yuen-ying is set to return to the spotlight with the government appointing her to head a panel to resolve education disputes ... to staff disputes, and the bureau receives more than 200 formal complaints from various stakeholders every year. Any issues that the bureau or schools cannot resolve will be sent to the panel ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Many schools pushing nationalism despite subject being shelved, survey finds

    Posted Nov 30th 2013, 04:21am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Militarism; Stop Buying Japanese Cars" signature-collecting campaign while discussing China's dispute with Japan over the Diaoyu/Senkaku Islands. "We feel that these schools have ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Fear over shortage of preschool places spreads to Tuen Mun

    Posted Oct 16th 2013, 12:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... had to step in to end the dispute. Yesterday, some 250 parents were queuing, most of them local and living in the area. The preschool had to start collecting the forms half an hour earlier ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Teacher accused of putting plastic bag over Hong Kong pupil's head to sue kindergarten for libel

    Posted Nov 01st 2013, 04:29am by Jennifer Ngo, Bryan Harris

    ... police investigation. The bureau would offer support to the school if needed, she said. A spokeswoman for the Labour Department said it could not comment as labour disputes were confidential ...




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