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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Teach China's history in schools: Institute of Education president

    Posted Mar 23rd 2013, 12:00am by DENNIS CHONG AND JOLIE HO

    ... his chief duty would help the college become a university, amid doubts about his commitment to the process. He was speaking at a press conference at the school's Tai Po campus yesterday ... independent thinking," the Baptist University business dean said. We don't need to take a stance. But students must learn the whole thing to nurture independent thinking Stephen Cheung ...

  2. News - China - EDUCATION

    Taiwan to review limits on students

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 04:13am by Lawrence Chung

    ... of the mainland students association at National Chengchi University. The effect of the restrictions is evident in the relatively small number of mainland students who chose to study in Taiwan- last year ... "We hope the Taiwanese government can treat us as human beings," said Qia Xilin, a mainland student who studies social science at National Chengchi University in Taipei. Qia ...

  3. News - China Insider - EDUCATION

    Chinese art professor caught kissing students sparks public outrage

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 05:48pm by Chris Luo

    ... at China’s universities. Associate professor Wang Xiaojian, who taught at the Sichuan Institute of Fine Arts in Chongqing, became the first educator to lose his job after China’s Ministry ... and students across the nation sent an open letter to the Ministry of Education, urging it to take stronger action against sex crimes on university campuses. The letter referred to a case at Xiamen ...

  4. News - China - EDUCATION

    Shenzhen to pump one billion yuan into building new Xinjiang university

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 03:52pm by WU NAN

    ... Xinjiang and improve the local livelihood,” said Kenjiang Tulahong, a member of the region’s National People’s Congress Standing Committee. Plans to build the university were announced by the State ... will have comprehensive departments and disciplined teachers to train a wider range of talents,” Kashgar Normal College dean Aierken Wumaier said. The university plans to provide curriculums ...

  5. News - China - EDUCATION

    College revolution is not just academic

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan victoria.ruan@scmp.com Mainland universities mostly see grades as the sole measure of a good education, but pressure is now growing for a more rounded approach College ... was resumed on the mainland only in the late 1970s after the decade-long Cultural Revolution threw the nation into turmoil and forced schools to close nationwide. Since then, mainland universities ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Liberal studies subject moulds new generation of socially aware youth

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... is now the spokesman- joining them in braving the heat and marching on the government headquarters in Admiralty to oppose the proposed national education curriculum, which was eventually ... He was at STFA Leung Kau Kui College when he took it. "It gave us the knowledge base and was a kind of awakening for me. We had the room to study social issues and discuss views ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Fears that government funding for controversial school could be put towards 'brainwashing' curriculum

    Posted Jan 23rd 2014, 11:02am by Tanna Chong, Cheung Chi-fai and Johnny Tam

    ... “national education courses”. A leading campaigner against national education, Eva Chan Sik-chee said the flag-guards association substantially differed from other uniformed teams in terms of its values, which emphasised national identity. “Other uniformed teams hold more diverse values while the flag-guards association has heavy emphasis on facing the national flag,” said Chan, a senior ...

  8. News - World - EDUCATION

    US and Canadian academics demand changes to Confucius Institutes

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 09:37pm by AP

    ... to campus are re-worked to guarantee academic freedom. A report by the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) said universities "have sacrificed the integrity of the university ... and universities," the report by the association's committee on academic freedom and tenure said. The Canadian Association of University Teachers raised the same issues in December following ...

  9. News - China - EDUCATION

    Police probe cheating scandal after dozens of Henan students caught hiring others to sit exams

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 09:20pm by AP, Keira Lu Huang

    ... Associated Press and Keira Lu Huang Education authorities vow investigation after CCTV report on "fixer" who arranged stand-ins Henan to probe scam over college entrance test ... all-important college entrance exam on their behalf. The Higher Education Admission Office in the province has promised a full investigation into the scam after the state broadcaster China Central ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    University ‘hotels’ may face bookings clampdown

    Posted Aug 31st 2013, 12:00am by Shirley Zhao and Johnny Tam

    ... Shirley Zhao and Johnny Tam Questions arise over legality of independent bookings of university guest house rooms, despite the practice being common abroad Campus ‘hotels’ under scrutiny ... organised by a non-profit education group. A receptionist at the Canada-China Culture and Education Association said the pupils did not participate in any activity at the university but paid up ...




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