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  1. Scrap secondary school exam fees, teachers urge

    Posted Oct 08th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau A teachers' group has called for the abolition of examination fees under the new senior secondary academic structure that starts next year. The call by the Hong Kong Women Teachers' Organisation and Hong Kong Education Policy Concern Organisation was made after a recent survey revealed that many students were dissatisfied with the running of the Hong Kong Examinations ...

  2. Teacher shocked by standard of English in A-level exam paper

    Posted Apr 07th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam An English teacher has graded an article used in the Hong Kong A-level examination paper with an 'F' for bad writing style. The article, entitled 'What is love, ... with students and tell them not to write something like this.' But Pauline Chow Lo-sai, who has taught English for 40 years and is chairwoman of the Women Teachers' Organisation, said ...

  3. Teachers praise new assessment software

    Posted Jul 25th 2007, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... Nora Tong Teachers and principals who have been trying out software to improve their assessment skills have praised the technology, saying it will pave the way to a new culture ... in the next three years. The institute introduced the Winsteps software to Hong Kong after obtaining a free licence from its developer, John Lincare, who lives in Australia. It helps teachers assess ...

  4. School supports teacher after theft of HKCEE test

    Posted Aug 05th 2003, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... the student responsible. A Form Four student at ELCHK Yuen Long Lutheran College stole the paper from a female geography teacher and sent it to a local Chinese newspaper on Saturday, claiming the teacher spent hours marking exam papers rather than teaching during school lessons. The stolen paper contains answers to the HKCEE geography test, penned by a candidate who took the exam at St ...

  5. Teacher's ambition travels far

    Posted Feb 12th 2007, 12:00am by Sherman So

    ... by selling 7.5 million American depositary shares. When his plans to study in the US fell apart, Mr Yu became an English-language teacher at Beijing University. While he was teaching part-time ... some people are so rich while others are so poor.' In hiring teachers, Mr Yu tends to favour people such as himself who have overcome serious obstacles, and who can liven up ...

  6. Positive image of teachers attracts brighter minds to the profession

    Posted Aug 17th 2006, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem More students are applying for teacher training and they are better qualified than in previous years, say academics at the Hong Kong Institute of Education. This is because ... the boost in applications showed the public recognised the positive job prospects for teachers at the moment. ...

  7. Exam preparation a test for teachers

    Posted Nov 11th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at ICQ: 238968387 Working 15 hours a day is very tiring. I know this from first-hand experience. As the first term exam approaches, we, the teachers at my school, need to prepare all ... appreciate the worksheets, tests and exam papers teachers have prepared for you. In a previous column, I mentioned that all these materials are teachers' artwork. As you might have realised, ...

  8. Exams a testing time for teachers

    Posted Dec 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at ICQ: 238968387 Today is the last day of exams in my school. While students are feeling stressed and nervous about the exams, teachers tend to be rather relaxed. I have been in a holiday mood ... teachers can be as worried and nervous as you are. ...

  9. HKCEE listening

    Posted Jun 26th 2006, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... on Monday morning. Mr Blair, your English teacher, has asked Lucy what she did at the weekend. Listen to the conversation, look at the pictures and then put the pictures in the order (1- 6) in which ...

  10. A decade of education reforms- the highs and lows

    Posted Jun 07th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... schools and teacher bias, and critics say it has increased teachers' and students' workload. It was introduced into Chinese and English language curricula for Form Four students last September, but the examinations authority had to simplify the marking system following parents? opposition and teachers' concerns over not being ready. Instead of replacing the exam, schools ...




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