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  1. Smart choice

    Posted Jun 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... asleep in class, listening to their iPods, or texting on their phones. Ironically, the cram schools do not seem to have this problem. It used to be that introducing technology to the class would ... stimulating than listening to an attractive person is listening to someone who is really smart. The problem with the tutoring schools is that they do not think children can figure out the difference ...

  2. Upgrade for all

    Posted Dec 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kelly Yang For the past four years, Apple has been my biggest competitor in teaching. Steve Jobs nearly destroyed me with all his gadgets. The iPhone and iPad are the class clown, the smart alec, and the child with attention deficit disorder all rolled into one. When I first started teaching essay-writing at an after-school centre in 2005, my biggest competitor ...

  3. Luxury brands, trendy mobile phones... empty wallets

    Posted Jun 14th 2008, 12:00am by Liz Gooch

    ... Liz Gooch For many Hong Kong teenagers growing up in a city awash with luxury brands and the latest must-have mobile phones, putting money away for a rainy day may not be a priority. ... by the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Healthy Budgeting Family Debt Counselling Centre, the Smart Kid Financial Education Experiential Programme is a one-day camp where students learn about real-life ...

  4. Selection process scores low marks

    Posted Aug 26th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... are word smart, others are number smart, picture smart, body smart, music smart, people smart, self smart and nature smart. Yet, our schools and culture focus most of their attention on students ...

  5. Book-smart boys shine

    Posted May 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chris Lau Boys are generally good at science, and bad at words- says who? Five boys from La Salle College proved that stereotype wrong, winning the Battle of Books inter-school contest last Thursday. The group of Form Three students defeated other mixed s ...

  6. It's not easy being smart

    Posted Nov 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei When you are next stuck on an exam question and wishing you had been born a bit brainier, take some comfort in knowing that even gifted children put their good grades down to sheer hard work. Andy Loo, a Form Six, straight-A student, excels i ...

  7. Smart Money

    Posted Oct 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Peter Guy moneypost@scmp.com Delong.typepad.com While many sites that combine economics and international finance can be impenetrable, DeLong's blog entertains and educates with stories from political, economic history and business cycle dynamics. It ...

  8. Care training on offer

    Posted Aug 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 'Some of my friends are selling mobile phones on the street, without a plan for their lives,' she said. 'I think the programme allows me a clearer path and I find it meaningful.' ...

  9. Click smart

    Posted Jun 28th 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Always wanted an Ivy League education but were afraid that, a) you weren't smart enough, b) wouldn't be able to afford the fees, or c) both? Fret no more. Thousands of courses from institutions such as Stanford or the Massachusetts Institution of Technology (MIT) are available to anyone with internet access- and they are free. Former civil servant Peter Ma ...

  10. Let us leave food labels alone

    Posted Feb 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the Editor Thank you for your letter, Israel. I wonder if it is not time to put all our smart phones to good use and move nutrition labels to QR codes. That way we could make the text as big as we ...




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