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  1. News - China - EDUCATION

    Lucky prayers for 'gaokao', the exam of a lifetime for millions of would-be university students

    Posted Jun 07th 2014, 02:58am by KEIRA HUANG

    ... with one child view the exam as a critical event that can change their future. The modern gaokao system was established in 1955, suspended from 1966 to 1976 during the Cultural Revolution, ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    'Tighten school rules for officials'

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 04:06am by Johnny Tam and Sijia Jiang

    ... Johnny Tam and Sijia Jiang Call comes after school supervisor sentenced over helping her landlord's niece join class 'Tighten school rules for officials' There was a call for tougher guidelines to deter education officials from securing school places for associates yesterday, after an Education Bureau employee was sentenced for helping her landlord's niece get ...

  3. News - China - EDUCATION

    UK government assures Chinese students that English test ban won't affect their visa applications

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 03:45am by WU NAN

    ... will not affect Chinese students British authorities' decision to suspend English language proficiency tests organised by the US-based Educational Testing Service (ETS) over alleged fraud has raised ... The suspended ETS examinations are the Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC) and the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). According to ETS, TOEIC is a test of everyday ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Extra corpses needed for University of Hong Kong despite rise in donors

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... needs at least 20 corpses per year to give medical students basic training. But more donations would mean the school could conduct advanced research, which had been suspended for the past few ...

  5. News - China Insider - EDUCATION

    City University students deny teacher took class in Mandarin

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 01:03pm by Chris Luo

    ... The students also rejected the Apple Daily ’s claim that lecturer Chan taught bilingually and “paused to translate into Mandarin once every three or four sentences.” “Professor Chan used only minimal ...

  6. News - World - EDUCATION

    Harvard launches drive to raise US$6.5b in donations

    Posted Sep 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... improvements and a flexible fund, according to Harvard, recently ranked America's No 2 university behind Princeton by US News & World Report. Four years ago, Harvard was forced to suspend its ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Any search engine can uncover exam cheats, says head of exam body

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... in one or two sentences into a search engine, and you will find out immediately [whether the work was plagiarised] "You have only to type in one or two sentences into a search engine, ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Two cases show the loopholes in system of teacher sex-offence checks

    Posted Aug 25th 2013, 05:37am by Bryan Harris

    ... However, within months, he was accused of molesting two boys and arrested. In 2009 he was convicted and sentenced to 20 months in jail for the attacks.  Another Hong Kong teacher, Hilton Munro, ...

  9. News - China Insider - EDUCATION

    School place for migrant pupil sparks 'locust' row in Shanghai

    Posted Sep 10th 2013, 12:23pm by Amy Li

    ... had abandoned her at birth and  her father is serving a sentence in a Shandong jail, according to reports. Diao had been turned down by local schools prior to the show. Besides lacking ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Top girls' school in U-turn on Direct Subsidy scheme

    Posted Aug 20th 2013, 12:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... yesterday that its task force set up to study the idea had recommended suspending the plan after concluding that the consultation process- which saw more than 30 sessions over three months- had been ...




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