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  1. News - Asia - EDUCATION

    Nepal's 'bamboo schools' open doors to education thanks to Uttam Sanjel

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 04:31am by BIBEK BHANDARI

    ... is financially fragile. It is a struggle to pay its staff on time each month and a large proportion of its shoe-string budget goes towards renewing the annual land leases. Donations to run the school weren't always sufficient, Sanjel said, adding that he was burdened with bank loans to keep the schools running. But despite the financial hardships, the man who once dreamed of a career ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1560602/nepals-bamboo-schools-open-doors-education-thanks-uttam-sanjel
  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Subsidy scheme to cover students at private Hong Kong universities

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 03:42am by Ada Lee

    ... the capacity to subsidise 1,000 students a year from the academic year starting next year. Most of its slots are for nursing and the creative industries. Run by Chu Hai College, Hang Seng Management ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1558407/subsidy-scheme-cover-students-private-hong-kong-universities
  3. News - China - EDUCATION

    Migrants' children, as young as six, join fight for school places in Beijing

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 06:21pm by AFP

    ... that Beijing's population did not need to be limited. China has chronically under-invested in education, he says, with Beijing's state-run primary schools falling from 1,800 in 2000 to around 1,000 today, even while the population soared by 60 per cent. Nowhere to go A wave of privately run schools have opened to fill the gap-- but as they are not part of the official education system, many ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1555624/migrants-children-young-six-join-fight-school-places-beijing
  4. Lifestyle - Technology - EDUCATION

    Same genes govern skills in maths and reading, scientists discover

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 03:10am by AFP

    ... to run in some families but the genes that affect this have until now been mainly unknown. Scientists delved into a data pool called the Twins Early Development Study, which enrolled 12-year-olds ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1552850/same-genes-govern-skills-maths-and-reading-scientists-discover
  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Only 30pc confident about getting into university, poll finds ahead of exam results day

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:30am by Johnny Tam, VICTORIA ANN DUTHIE

    ... not be beneficial in the long run", she said. Almost 80,000 pupils took the DSE exam this year to compete for some 15,000 publicly funded university places. The results will be released next Monday. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1550582/only-30pc-confident-about-getting-university-poll-finds-ahead-exam
  6. News - China - EDUCATION

    Shenzhen to pump one billion yuan into building new Xinjiang university

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

    ... on suspicion of abusing two children and forcing them to study the Koran, on top of running illegal religious activities. The two pupils were then sent to local kindergartens and assigned guardians, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1538918/shenzhen-pump-1-billion-yuan-building-new-xinjiang-university
  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    International school ‘facing crisis’ in catering to Hong Kong’s expanding French community

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 06:04pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Application handed in for government site as growing French population creates 'crisis' French school in running for campus in Kowloon ... for 2,600 pupils. It also runs two kindergartens. There are about 11,200 French nationals on the consulate's records and the numbers have risen by about 10 per cent a year. Many, however, do ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1533363/french-international-school-facing-crisis-catering-hong-kongs
  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Schools of law hit out at Law Society's plan to run its own qualifying exam

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 05:54am by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Solicitors' body debates setting up its own qualifying exam, but three major law schools say its reasoning is 'unclear and unconvincing' Academics slam Law Society's new exam plan The city's three ma ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1378434/schools-law-hit-out-law-societys-plan-run-its-own-qualifying-exam
  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Parents seek permanent home for school

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 02:43am by Johnny Tam

    ... explaining why," he said. The St Margaret's sponsoring body wanted to keep running the school, he said. In a previous allocation exercise, an Ap Lei Chau site on the list caught the eye ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1536414/parents-seek-permanent-home-school
  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Government 'should not run' preschools

    Posted Oct 28th 2013, 05:17am by Johnny Tam, SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... not run' preschools Government-run preschools should not be part of the city's 15 years of free education, the head of a committee on kindergarten operations has suggested. Dr Moses Cheng ... by the private sector. "I firmly believe that it would be impossible for large-scale government-run kindergartens [to be built]," Cheng said. "For example, if there's a new town being ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1341378/government-should-not-run-preschools

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