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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    UK keeps GCSE, but no effect on Hong Kong schools

    Posted Feb 08th 2013, 12:00am by The Guardian, Jennifer Cheng

    ... The Guardian and Jennifer Cheng UK keeps GCSE, but no effect on HK schools Britain's education secretary Michael Gove announced yesterday he has abandoned plans to replace the GCSE with a new English Baccalaureate certificate after growing concern within the coalition and from education groups. But the decision will not affect the thousands of Hong Kong students- from ...

  2. Babies born here to mainland mums could end up as social misfits

    Posted Feb 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Let us consider two scenarios in which such children take advantage of their birthright. The first assumes that they will stay in Hong Kong from birth, either with relatives or legal guardians paid by their parents. Relatives have their own lives and children to handle, and, even worse, guardians who are hired by the children's parents may not love these children ...

  3. Privacy commissioner challenges drug-test plan

    Posted Aug 11th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... for Education Michael Suen Ming-yeung. Commissioner Roderick Woo Bun said in his letter yesterday that under Hong Kong law, students' parents or guardians had no authority to consent to testing- ... or guardian is not capable of giving a consent on behalf of a minor under the ordinance. It is my view that the quandary may need to be resolved by legislation.' While Mr Woo cannot himself ...

  4. News - China

    Chinese activist in legal fight as daughter still kept from school

    Posted Apr 09th 2013, 01:54pm by Chris Luo

    ... school did not fulfill its obligation as a guardian when the teachers allowed strangers to take the girl away,” Tang added. In the current lawsuit, Zhang seeks 1 million yuan (HK$1.2 million) ...

  5. Step Up 2: The Streets (DVD)

    Posted Jul 25th 2008, 12:00am by Karly Cox

    ... Karly Cox It may be predictable and cheesy, you'll struggle not to enjoy Step Up 2: The Streets. Like its predecessor, the movie focuses on an outcast from high society struggling to fit into a snooty performing arts school. Life is tough for Andie (Briana Evigan): her mother recently died, she skips school to practise with a street dance crew and her guardian ...

  6. GCSE system may be scrapped

    Posted Jun 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... studying the GCSE curriculum. 'Parents will be concerned,' she said. A report in The Guardian newspaper said the last batch of GCSE students would start studying core subjects ...

  7. Abroad minded: be sure to ask the hard questions

    Posted May 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Or if you have friends or family who will be acting as guardians, you may want the school to be close to them. Look at boarding options; as an overseas student, will your daughter be left on her own ... Fees vary, but they are generally about?0,000 (HK$123,000) per term (three terms per year). You need to also consider guardian fees, flights, uniform and 'extras' such as school ...

  8. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Teen activist Malala Yousufzai shot by Taliban in Pakistan's Swat Valley

    Posted Oct 10th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... tribe. Agence France-Presse, Associated Press, The Guardian ...

  9. Lifestyle - Health - PROFILE SALLY GARDNER

    Shorts: Sally Gardner and dyslexia

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 12:00am by SUNORY DUTT

    ... Gold Award in 2005. Silver Blade, her sequel to 2007's The Red Necklace, was shortlisted for the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize in 2009. The Sunday Times called her ...

  10. school news

    Posted Jun 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Never Die 2nd Runner-up: 2Q The Guardian Angel Best Lead Actress: 2Q Bibi Fatimah, in The Guardian Angel Best Supporting Actress: 3P Harina Rachel Anne Aristan, in Money Buys Power and Love. 1P ...




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