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  1. Kindergartens in 'crisis'

    Posted Nov 15th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... by the scheme have accumulated.' Mr Cheung is preparing a draft of a motion debate on the review of the scheme to hand to Legco. 'There are around 7,000 to 8,000 kindergarten teachers in Hong Kong. That 5,000 of them have signed the petition reveals the severity of the problem.' Cat Chan Ying-sau, a kindergarten teacher for 20 years, is among those who have signed the petition. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Education minister admits Hong Kong faces crisis on international school places

    Posted Nov 01st 2012, 12:00am by Dennis Chong, Gary Cheung

    ... Dennis Chong and Gary Cheung Minister admits city faces a shortage of 4,200 places by 2016, with business bosses warning Hong Kong could miss a ‘golden opportunity’ CRISIS LOOMS ... said yesterday. The shortage will hit expatriate parents and those planning to relocate to Hong Kong. Many are already complaining of problems having their children educated, despite ...

  3. Cradle to the grave

    Posted May 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in the past decade. That year, 323 girls under the age of 18 obtained lawful abortions in Hong Kong, according to government figures, while countless others had terminations on the mainland. A higher ... of their pregnancy is so profound that, day after day, they ignore the impending birth of their child.' It's difficult to know the full scale of the problem in Hong Kong- no official figures ...

  4. Birth figures cloud issue of teen pregnancies

    Posted Dec 13th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... pregnancy problem, a concern group has warned. Mother's Choice supervisor of pregnant girls Sophia Wong Chak-shan made the remarks in the wake of Tuesday's incident in which a 16-year ... would not increase its sex education, saying its methods tried to help equip students with proper ethics and values. Ng Mun-lun, better known as Dr Sex, of the Hong Kong Sex Education ...

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    Thousands of mainland students flock to Hong Kong for SAT exams

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 11:12am by Ernest Kao

    ... article. According to local media reports, from October 2007 to June 2008, up to 7,000 mainland students came to Hong Kong to take the exams. From October 2008 to June 2009, the figure had nearly doubled to more than 15,000. The Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority (HKEAA) estimates this figure will exceed 40,000 by the end of this year. Two factors have been driving the mass ...

  6. Lesson in cold, hard cash for aspiring Harrow pupils

    Posted May 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in September next year. So far, more than 1,000 parents have expressed interest in having their children enrolled. Hong Kong branch headmaster Mel Mrowiec said 300 children had been tested so far, ...

  7. Secondary classes cut, schools risk closure

    Posted Feb 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... that fail to reach the 61 student threshold risk closure. There are currently 62,000 local Primary Six students, a drop of 7,000 from last year, according to Education Bureau figures. The situation ... Elaine Yau Secondary schools are now having the same problems that primary schools have faced in recent years. Over the past five years, 72 primary schools and 12 public secondary schools ...

  8. Class Notes

    Posted Oct 30th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is distributing free copies of a reference book on moral and civic education to all secondary schools over the next two weeks. Tel 2770 3918. schools unite for the recorder record About 7,000 students ... by the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, has received 133 entries this year. ...

  9. British schools and universities on show

    Posted Feb 07th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip The Education UK Exhibition aims to draw 7,000 visitors this year, with a new section introducing how Hong Kong students can take transnational courses to get a British qualification in Hong Kong. A total of 79 education institutions from the United Kingdom will participate in the fair to be held next weekend, according to the British Council. Exhibitors will range ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Bidding battle for four school campuses in Hong Kong

    Posted Dec 10th 2012, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... that a failure to meet the growing demand for places at international schools could deter highly skilled workers from coming to the city. A spokeswoman for Hong Kong International School, which is "interested" in the allocation exercise, said: "We realise the critical need for more school spaces and we would like the opportunity to further contribute to Hong Kong's international school ...




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