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  1. Media to help teach the facts of life

    Posted Feb 14th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... with students. Education veteran and former Professional Teachers' Union president Szeto Wah will deliver a talk on the features of modern teaching. Mr Szeto said many teachers lacked understanding of society. 'Joining the teaching sector straight after graduation, many teachers have little life experience,' he said. 'If they come across students from complicated family ...

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    Teacher garners public sympathy after writing 'seditious' essays

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... Verna Yu verna.yu@scmp.com Chen Pingfu was left penniless after suffering a heart attack. His essays on how officials treat the poor led to charges- and public sympathy From teacher to enemy of the state If not for his heart attack in 2005, Chen Pingfu would still be a maths teacher, leading an ordinary life in Lanzhou, Gansu province. That misfortune was followed by several ...

  3. Eight-year-old David will give bankers a taste of detention- to benefit a good cause

    Posted Jun 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Vivian Chen The 20 bankers who signed up for the International Care Ministries fund-raiser taking place this Friday probably never had to spend time in detention when they were at school. The group, however, will be whisked away from their usual relaxing ...

  4. Teacher admits sex-abuse videos

    Posted May 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lana Lam and Clifford Lo A former Hong Kong teacher, who is facing charges of possessing child pornography, has admitted actively viewing and sharing hundreds of explicit images and videos ... arrest has also called into question the process for the vetting of teachers by Hong Kong schools, education officials and the recruitment agencies they use to hire staff. Stern was hired through ...

  5. Effective weapons to fight drug abuse

    Posted Jun 20th 2009, 12:00am by Joseph Cheng

    ... they are concerned about their reputation. Hence, they are unwilling to approach the police or even seek support from parents. But the most fundamental issue is to ensure teachers have ample time for student contact, to care for and understand their students, and to organise extra-curricular activities. If teachers have the time and are conscious of their mission to promote the all-round development ...

  6. Ling Yan School continues worthy tradition with fun fair

    Posted Jan 01st 2009, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... activity they joined. 'Most of our students come from middle-class families and their parents may not be able to afford large donations,' said Cheung Shuk-wa, one of the teachers ... Despite the young age of the students, they played an important part in helping to raise funds. 'Every child designed and made their own Christmas ornaments for sale... and teachers baked ...

  7. Should teachers be allowed to search students' bags?

    Posted Feb 14th 2007, 12:00am by Phoenix Lee, Wong Hei

    ... things, such as pornography and violent comics. If a student brought these things to school, his or her peers may be affected. Letting teachers search students' bags would discourage students ... to talk and eat in class, for example, as classmates will be disturbed. On the other hand, teachers should show restraint in exercising their power. Bags should not be searched without reasons. ...

  8. Principal vows closer monitoring of pupils to tackle problems

    Posted Oct 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Social workers and teachers at Chiu Yang Por Yen Primary School will step up monitoring of children following the death of two of the school's pupils, in Primary Three and Six, in Sunday's Tin Shui Wai tragedy. School principal Lam Pik-chu said yesterday social workers and teachers would encourage students to express themselves more. 'Children might not consider some ...

  9. Teacher had sex with girl, 12, he met online

    Posted Sep 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui A physical education and Chinese teacher admitted having sex with a 12-year-old girl he met over the internet after police launched a chat-room sting to arrest him. Chung Yui-hung, 38, yesterday pleaded guilty in the District Court to unlawful sexual intercourse with a girl under the age of 13, and possessing child pornography. The court heard that Chung, a teacher ...

  10. Teachers to rally for Zhao Lianhai

    Posted Nov 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter The Hong Kong Professional Teachers' Union will organise a rally outside the Cultural Centre in Tsim Sha Tsui on Saturday to protest against a Beijing court's 2 1/2-year jail sentence for melamine milk activist Zhao Lianhai. The union criticised mainland authorities for trying to prevent him lodging an appeal. Rita Fan Hsu Lai-tai, a member of the National ...




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