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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Exam authorities accused of self-censorship for removing CY Leung cartoon from DSE paper

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 04:37am by Johnny Tam

    ... on protest placards were removed, except the words on the biggest banner: "Unite youth power. Support Hong Kong with concerted efforts". The Examinations and Assessment Authority said both ...

  2. News - China - EDUCATION

    Chinese scholars wage ‘textbooks battle’ with Japan over Diaoyus facts

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 02:07pm by Angela Meng

    ... at the National University of Singapore, said China's earliest visit to the Diaoyus did not equal ownership of the islands. "The Chinese may have visited those islands, but they didn't ... in nationalism." Students on the mainland only received the chance of hearing a more balanced view of politically sensitive issues during their higher education, as younger pupils followed a curriculum set ...

  3. 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

    ... for the International Baccalaureate two-year diploma at Li Po Chun United World College. The school currently has 253 students from more than 80 countries. Each year it grants dozens of partial and full ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Number of Hong Kong students studying in England soars as parents lose faith in Diploma

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 04:02am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Chan-Combrink of the British Council said it was simple for Hong Kong residents and holders of HKSAR or British National (Overseas) passports to apply for a student visa to study in England. She said ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    New international preschool finds pricey space to fill a gap

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 06:16am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... in Hong Kong since the start of the year to cater to the growing demand. Both have found the high land prices one of the biggest obstacles to keeping fees low. United States-based kindergarten ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Hong Kong parents say pushing children too hard doesn't work

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 05:14am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... United World College of Hong Kong, says it's not as important for children to acquire many skills, but to be able to reflect on and learn from past experiences and use the knowledge ...

  7. News - China - EDUCATION

    Kindergarten drug scandal leads to calls for overhaul of regulations

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 05:51am by WU NAN

    ... kindergarten in Gansu province is said to have given pupils another antiviral treatment to ward off hand, foot and mouth disease. The Ministry of Education and the National Health and Family Planning ... "I have to say that the incident in Xian is a wake-up call. It alerted us that it's happening around the nation," said the father, who asked not to be named. Lan, the medical ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Only two years old and already an interview veteran

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

    ... of the demand. United States-based kindergarten group Safari Kid, which set up shop in Pok Fu Lam in January, opened classes for children aged one to two. But its preschools in America accept only ...

  9. News - World - EDUCATION

    University of California, Berkeley appoints Wikipedian in-residence

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 08:29pm by AP

    ... visitors. Many universities across the United States have classes producing content for Wikipedia, but in-residence Wikipedians have previously been tied only to private institutions like the US National Archives. UC Berkeley is the first American university to create a position devoted to improving the site and getting its own scholarship out to the public. The idea is to enhance ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Regret at lack of student dorms: Open University president John Leong

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 03:59am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... time," said Leong, who will be replaced by National People's Congress deputy Wong Yuk-shan in April. "A university should always welcome new talents with new ways of thinking."   ...




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