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  1. Fat chance

    Posted Dec 16th 2009, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... chance that got me this job. 7 I never had the chance to say how I felt. 8 There is a chance you will fail your driving test if you don't learn how to reverse better. Different meanings What ...

  2. Plea to help students deal with new system

    Posted Dec 07th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung Funding is needed for special classes to help pupils who have trouble fitting into the new secondary school curriculum, the teachers' group Education Convergence said yesterday. The classes would be tailored for pupils who want to conti ...

  3. Tests find HK students still lead world in maths, problem-solving

    Posted Mar 12th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... despite an overall slide in their performance in an international test. A total of 2,280 students, aged between eight and 14, from more than 400 primary and secondary schools took part in the World Class Tests in Mathematics and Problem-solving run by HKUST in November. Candidates were divided into two age groups- eight- to 11-year-olds and 12- to 14-year-olds- and had to complete ...

  4. Boy admits possessing Ecstasy at school

    Posted Aug 06th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Joyce Man

    ... to undergo regular urine testing and requested a probation officer's report. Cheung pleaded guilty yesterday in Kowloon City Court to possessing a dangerous drug and a part-one poison. He ... a body check, which includes a simple blood pressure test, and heartbeat and lung function checks,' group social worker Li Wing-yee said. The van would be parked in areas with many discos, ...

  5. Going to the US can be a testing experience

    Posted Feb 19th 2009, 12:00am by Jacqueline Tsang

    ... comes a slew of dizzying acronyms that can confuse the savviest of test-takers, but experts are on hand to help you sort through the alphabet soup of entrance exams. Studying for a college entrance exam is stressful enough without having to agonise over which test to take. The similarities of the College Board-administered SAT and Everett Franklin Lindquist's ACT have confused ...

  6. School's out, further study is in

    Posted Aug 05th 2009, 12:00am by Richard Watt

    ... Richard Watt Today marks a milestone in the lives of all students in Hong Kong who will be receiving their Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE) results. It is the first time that the results they achieve in school can directly influence ...

  7. Storm adds to tension for Form 5 students

    Posted Aug 05th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau, Liz Heron, Mimi Lau

    ... Elaine Yau, Mimi Lau and Liz Heron Thousands of anxious students are due to pick up their Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination results today after months of waiting- weather permitting. The nail-biting tension was especially high because student ...

  8. Mock liberal studies test 'too difficult for students'

    Posted Apr 24th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Teachers have hit out at 'abstract' and 'ambiguous' questions in the new liberal studies exam after trying out mock papers. The specialist teachers, who also studied the exam-marking scheme, said the papers included question ...

  9. Running out of options for N Korea

    Posted Jun 27th 2009, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... nuclear weapons test allow North Korean vessels to be searched if there are 'reasonable grounds' to suspect that banned cargo is aboard, but only with the consent of the captain ... recent actions- the nuclear test, missile launches, declaration that the 1953 armistice was defunct, resumption of work at the Yongbyon processing plant- that the six-power talks on North Korean ...

  10. Should we have exams?

    Posted May 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... their best. They work hard, making sure they are well-prepared. Without exams, students would be able to put off their revision and find it hard to keep up in class. Also, exams are a good way to test ... projects and tests to assess students instead of relying on major exams. Exams do not usually allow students to perform to the best of their abilities. Exams should take place at the beginning ...




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