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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - EDUCATION

    What’s so special about ‘Yale kids’?

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 10:38am by George Chen

    ... of the editors. My friend Justin was appointed the magazine’s chief editor, a position he turned into a great platform to allow him, his colleagues and classmates to travel the world, interviewing more than 100 US ambassadors in different countries. I once joked with him that he had probably travelled to more places in the world than most US diplomats can do these days. Given Justin’s ...

  2. News - China - EDUCATION

    Undercover investigation: Become a native English teacher in China, no questions asked

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 04:20am by Staff Reporters

    ... have a teaching certificate. "Many who come for job interviews are young graduates who came to China to travel and then decided to stay," said Wang. The co-author of a 2005 research ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Schools fear new classes won't last

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 03:51am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... parents' determination to have their children admitted by schools in the area because they did not want their children to travel had made the policy ineffective. Many children were allocated ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Tired and late: bad start for cross-border pupils heading to Hong Kong schools

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 04:03am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... were travelling to areas far from the border, like Tung Chung. Education minister Eddie Ng Hak-kim said the government would monitor the effectiveness of the policy. Rainbow principal Chu ...

  5. News - China - EDUCATION

    More Chinese high school students heading for US

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 06:24am by AP

    ... to the realisation I needed to do the same thing." Barnett began studying Putonghua in Grade 7, travelled to China three times and has gained several Chinese friends that his family has hosted. ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    More mainland Chinese parents want children to travel to school in Hong Kong: forum

    Posted Oct 28th 2013, 05:17am by He Huifeng

    ... He Huifeng huifeng.he@scmp.com Online forum finds rise in parents who want youngsters to make lengthy school trips to HK More mainlanders 'keen for children to commute' Mainland parents are increasingly keen on their Hong Kong-born children comm ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Parents angry as schools block Form One transfers

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 04:12am by Johnny Tam, BRIAN YAP

    ... policy is totally unfair. It forces Tuen Mun pupils [who can't get into a secondary school in the district] to spend hours travelling to schools in other districts." Another parent, ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    ESF explores cost-cutting, profit-making measures to cope with loss of government subsidy

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 02:58am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... on staff travel costs, and will also consider attracting overseas professionals to train here as a means of generating more income, said foundation head Belinda Greer, who took over Heather Du ... to interview candidates every year. The foundation also covers the travelling costs of candidates shortlisted for leadership positions to fly to Hong Kong for interviews. It said this was because ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Rwandan student in Hong Kong eyes hopeful future on 20th anniversary of genocide

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 05:46am by Lana Lam

    ... that was different," he said, adding that it was his first time travelling abroad. He hopes to win a scholarship to study engineering in the US so that he can return to Rwanda and help build a power plant. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Competition hots up for vacant Lantau school site

    Posted Jan 05th 2014, 05:20am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... are travelling a long way and crossing districts to go to school," he said. "We need a secondary school here." Backing for the DSS schools is a blow for Christian Zheng Sheng College, ...




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