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  1. News - China Insider - EDUCATION

    One-third of Chinese do not speak Putonghua, says Education Ministry

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 04:54pm by Chris Luo

    ... of the effort to promote the official language, advertisements urging the public to use Putonghua have been displayed on radio, television, buses and other public venues recently. But some ... of speaking. In the summer of 2010, thousands of Cantonese-speaking citizens in the southern province of Guangdong took to the streets following reports of a plan to change television content on local ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Nursery offers sign-language lessons for deaf children, a Hong Kong first

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 05:08am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Sign-language lessons for deaf infants He may have been born deaf but at least Lee Chun-hey can now share the joys of storytelling. The 14-month-old has ... was deaf. Watch: Baby sign language taught in Hong Kong Society for the Protection of Children "He understands some of the signs now- I would do this sign for drinking milk, and he'd ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - EDUCATION

    What’s so special about ‘Yale kids’?

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 10:38am by George Chen

    ... organisations is The Politic, a Yale undegraduate political science magazine established in the 1940s. Fareed Zakaria, now a leading CNN anchor and reporter on global affairs, was once one ... knowledge and global experience, they can in some cases probably beat many of us who are now in our 30s or 40s. Don’t look down on those “Yale kids”. Some have already become US president ...

  4. 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

    ... members at Sunday’s protests all appeared ethnically Chinese. The federation has attempted to widen its outreach to non-Chinese parents, but these efforts appear to have been aborted, for now ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Oxford dreams of teaching China's leader

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 06:29am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Oxford dreams of teaching China's leader After educating a long list of political leaders in many different countries, Oxford University now wants ... to the university this year, a 35 per cent increase from 2010, according to the university's China office. "China is a very big focus for Oxford now," said Hamilton. "For us, it's ...

  6. News - China - EDUCATION

    China unveils long-awaited plans to reform rigid national university entrance exam

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 06:23pm by Andrea Chen

    ... also promises that pupils will have a second chance to pass the tests, as well as the English test taken as part of the national exam. Pupils now in their first year of high school in Shanghai ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Schools fear new classes won't last

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 03:51am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... of classes has still risen from 17 in 2012 to 27 now. Former principal Chan Siu-yin said the schools had reached saturation point.   ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    PolyU won't punish those who cut classes to join Occupy Central

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 05:56am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com No penalty for cutting class over Occupy: PolyU Students and staff of the Polytechnic University will not be penalised if they join Occupy Central or an expected boycott of classes next month, the university president says. "Even now, not all students attend their classes," Timothy Tong Wai-cheung said. "What difference ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Girl, 12, becomes teacher, thanks to Hongkonger's World Vision sponsorship

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 05:31am by Ernest Kao

    ... a turn for Vongsa Phean five years ago. She started receiving the much-needed support for her living and educational needs, and now, at just 12½ years old, she is a volunteer teacher ... with leadership skills. "Previously, aid was all about relief, but now we think long-term development is more important," she said. "Not all children are lucky enough to be sponsored, ...

  10. News - China Insider - EDUCATION

    Scandal-hit Li Yang announces plan to combine kung fu with ‘Crazy English’

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 04:56pm by Chris Luo

    ... by himself and became an English-language talk show host on Chinese television in the 1990s. He started promoting Crazy English, which places heavy emphasis on practicing the language orally ...




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