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  1. education

    Posted Jun 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Reading comprehension Answer the following questions: 1 What is one of the reasons that secondary-only direct-subsidy schools have become less appealing? a. an increase in school fees b. drastic drops in enrolment numbers c. the scrapping of the HKCEE d. the extension of free education from nine to 12 years 2 What are vocational schools? a. They prepare Form Three leavers who aim ...

  2. Get the best of British education

    Posted Aug 05th 2009, 12:00am by Andrea Li, Richard Watt

    ... Andrea Li and Richard Watt Britain has long been a popular destination for HKCEE graduates to continue their education. Most of these students go on to study at universities in Britain and all students, regardless of academic ability, are well-catered for. Katherine Forestier, director of education, science and society at the British Council Hong Kong, gives the details ...

  3. Fix the education system

    Posted Jan 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I think it's time we fixed Hong Kong's education system. First, compared to the west, there are too few university places. The result is intense competition among students. Many get stressed out by exams. Second, education reforms seem to have failed. Mother-tongue teaching has not helped students. Every year, most students from schools where Chinese is the medium ...

  4. Education Mailbag

    Posted Mar 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... can't our children speak proper English even though they have learned it for more than 15 years? What problems does our education system have?' This is a tragedy. In 10 years since ... and writing, fear of speaking English to native speakers and teachers and, most importantly, the worrying figures in the two major public examinations: Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination ...

  5. Mother-tongue education going in right direction, says minister

    Posted Mar 17th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung Mother-tongue education was heading in the right direction but would need some 'fine-tuning', the education chief said yesterday. Secretary for Education Michael ... of Linguists and the government-friendly Savantas Policy Institute. His remarks came two days after a Chinese University study showed mother-tongue education had not helped Chinese-language students ...

  6. Research casts doubts on mother-tongue education

    Posted Mar 15th 2008, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem School policy is not a failure, seven-year study shows, but it has let down students seeking university places The mother-tongue education policy is not helping students gain ... showed that English had become the 'educationally profitable linguistic capital'. He is a Chinese University professor of education and associate director of the Institute ...

  7. Education authorities concerned about missing exams

    Posted Aug 04th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... CARRIE NG Updated at 6.25pm: The Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority is investigating three cases involving six missing papers for the HKCEE examinations, local news media reported on Thursday. The Hong Kong Certificate Education Examinations are Form 5 exams which are sat by most pupils at secondary schools in the territory. One of these cases involved an exam ...

  8. Tips on jobs, health, education

    Posted Aug 28th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau A youth website featuring career advice and a rundown of upcoming events in the fields of sports, culture and education has been launched by the government. Targeting those aged 15 to 24, youth.gov.hk provides users convenient access to public services and tips on job-hunting. The website was launched on the day the HKCEE results were released earlier this month. ...

  9. Education system reforms may be delayed

    Posted Oct 22nd 2004, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... May Chan Minister wants to ensure that all viewpoints on issue are fully considered first The implementation date for proposed reforms to the school system could be delayed, the education ... 'We will not impose them [reforms] on people because we believe that, without the general support of the education sector, it will be impossible for them to succeed.' The consultation ...

  10. International schools focus on art which allows even the most academic students to enjoy a more balanced education and achieve creative potential

    Posted Sep 11th 2004, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... International School and Chinese International School. One of the great limitations in the local education system is that, traditionally, sciences are favoured over humanities and creative arts. Just ... schools, allowing even the most academic students to enjoy a more balanced education, and achieve their creative potential. ...




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